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03/02/2023
Laws of Bangladesh

The Survey Act, 1875

( ACT NO. V OF 1875 )

Daily fine for failure to comply with requisition in notice
51. If any person shall fail to comply with a requisition contained in any special notice served under section 7 of this Act, or in any notice served for the purpose of any inquiry under Part V of this Act, within the time specified in such notice, the Collector may impose upon him such daily fine as he may think fit, not exceeding fifty taka, and such fine shall be payable daily until the requisition is complied with; and the Collector may proceed from time to time to levy any amount which has become due in respect of any such fine, notwithstanding that an appeal against the order imposing such fine may be pending:
 
 
 
 
Provided that whenever the amount levied under any such order shall have exceeded five hundred taka, the Collector shall report the case specially to the 1[Commissioner of the division] and no further levy in respect of such fine shall be made otherwise than by authority of the 2[said Commissioner].

  • 1
    The words "Commissioner of the division" were substituted, for the words "Director of Land Records and Surveys" by section 2 and Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Amending) Ordinance, 1976 (Ordinance No. IX of 1976)
  • 2
    The words "said Commissioner" were substituted, for the words "said Director" by section 2 and Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Amending) Ordinance, 1976 (Ordinance No. IX of 1976)
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