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14/06/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Navy Ordinance, 1961

( Ordinance NO. XXXV OF 1961 )

An Ordinance to consolidate and amend the law relating to the government and discipline of the Bangladesh Navy.1♣ ♠

 
 
 
WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the government and discipline of the Bangladesh Navy;
 
 
 
 
NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the seventh day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
 
 

Chapter I

PRELIMINARY

Short title and commencement
1. (1) This Ordinance may be called the 2[* * *] Navy Ordinance, 1961.
 
 
 
 
(2) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may, by notification in the official Gazette, appoint.

  • 1
    Throughout this Ordinance, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government”, “sailors”,"Army Act", "Air Force Act", "sailor", "rank", "Penal Code", "disranking" and "taka" were substituted for the words “Pakistan”, “Central Government”, “ratings”, "Pakistan Army Act", "Pakistan Air Force Act", "rating", "rate", "Pakistan Penal Code", "disrating" and “rupees” respectively by section 3 of the Navy (Amendment) Act, 2016 (Act No. XXVI of 2016).
  • 2
    The word “Pakistan” was omitted by section 4 of the of the Navy (Amendment) Act, 2016 (Act No. XXVI of 2016).
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