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10/08/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Sugar (Road Development Cess) Ordinance, 1960 (East Pakistan Ordinance)

( Ordinance NO. XXIII OF 1960 )

An Ordinance to levy cess for the development and maintenance of roads in the 1[Sugar Mill Zone areas in Bangladesh].

 
 
 
WHEREAS it is expedient to levy cess for the development and maintenance of roads in the [Sugar Mill Zone areas in Bangladesh];
 
 
 
 
NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Presidential Proclamation of the seventh day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor of East Pakistan is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance, namely:-
 
 
 

Short title, extent and commencement
1. (1) This Ordinance may be called the 2[* * *] Sugar (Road Development Cess) Ordinance, 1960.
 
 
 
 
(2) It extends to the whole of 3[Bangladesh].
 
 
 
 
(3) It shall be deemed to have come into force on the 18th day of December, 1959.

  • 1
    The words “Sugar Mill Zone areas in Bangladesh” were substituted for the words “sugarcane growing areas in East Pakistan” by section 2 of the Sugar (Road Development Cess) (Amendment) Act, 1980 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1980)
  • 2
    The words “East Pakistan” were omitted by section 4 of the Sugar (Road Development Cess) (Amendment) Act, 1980 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1980)
  • 3
    The word “Bangladesh” was substituted for the words “East Pakistan” by section 4 of the Sugar (Road Development Cess) (Amendment) Act, 1980 (Act No. XXXVIII of 1980)
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