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22/02/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Bangladesh Coinage Order, 1972 (President's Order)

( PRESIDENT'S ORDER NO. 83 OF 1972 )

2. In this Order, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-
 
 
(a) “deface” with its grammatical variations and cognate expressions, includes clipping, filling, stamping or such other alteration of the surface or shape of a coin as is readily distinguishable from the effects of reasonable wear;
 
 
(b) “Government” means the Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh;
 
 
(c) “the Mint” means any Mint which may hereafter be established in Bangladesh;
 
 
(d) “prescribed” means prescribed by rules made under this Order;
 
 
(e) “remedy” means variation from the standard weight and fineness; and
 
 
(f) “Standard weight” means the weight prescribed for any coin.

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