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18/05/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Criminal Law Amendment Act, 1958

( ACT NO. XL OF 1958 )

Definitions
 
2. In this Act, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-
 
 
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2[ (aa) “Commission” means Anti-Corruption Commission established under দুর্নীতি দমন কমিশন আইন, ২০০৪ (২০০৪ সনের ৫নং আইন)]
 
 
3[ (b) “public servant” means a public servant as defined in section 21 of the Penal Code (Act XLV of 1860), and includes a Chairman, Director, Trustee, Member, Commissioner, officer or other employee of any local authority, statutory corporation or body corporate or of any other body or organisation constituted or established under any law;]
 
 
4[ (bb) “Schedule” means Schedule of this Act;]
 
 
(c) “Special Judge” means a Special Judge appointed under sub-section (1) of section 3.

  • 1
    Clause (a) was omitted by section 3 of the Criminal Law Amendment (Amendment) Ordinance, 1978 (Ordinance No. VI of 1978)
  • 2
    Clause (aa) was inserted by section 2 of the Criminal Law Amendment (Amendment) Act, 2004 (Act No. XXII of 2004)
  • 3
    Clause (b) was substituted by section 3 of the Criminal Law Amendment (Amendment) Ordinance, 1978 (Ordinance No. VI of 1978)
  • 4
    Clause (bb) was inserted by section 2 of the Criminal Law Amendment (Amendment) Act, 2004 (Act No. XXII of 2004)
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