Laws of Bangladesh

1The Public Gambling Act, 1867

( ACT NO. II OF 1867 )

Exemption of games of mere skill
2[11A. Nothing in this Act shall apply to any game of mere skill, wherever played.]

  • 1
    Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government” and “Taka” were substituted, for the words “East Pakistan”, “Provincial Government” and “rupees” respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973).
  • 2
    Section 11A was inserted by the Bengal Public Gambling (Amendment) Act, 1913 (Act No. IV of 1913).
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