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18/08/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Bangladesh Red Crescent Society Order, 1973 (President's Order)

( PRESIDENT'S ORDER NO. 26 OF 1973 )

10. (1) The President shall appoint the Chairman 1[* * *] of the Society for a term of three years but 2[he] shall hold office at the pleasure of the President:
 
 
 
 
Provided that no person shall be appointed the Chairman 3[* * *] for more than two consecutive terms:
 
 
 
 
Provided further that any person so appointed, who is not a life member of the Society, shall, within thirty days of such appointment, become a life member of the Society.
 
 
 
 
(2) The General Body shall, in its Annual General Meeting, elect the Vice-Chairman 4[and the Treasurer of the Society in accordance with the provisions of this Order and rules made thereunder].

  • 1
    The words “and the Treasurer” were omitted by section 6 of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (Amendment) Act, 1989 (Act No. XIV of 1989)
  • 2
    The word “he” was substituted for the word “they” by section 6 of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (Amendment) Act, 1989 (Act No. XIV of 1989)
  • 3
    The words “or the Treasurer” were omitted by section 6 of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (Amendment) Act, 1989 (Act No. XIV of 1989)
  • 4
    The words “and the Treasurer of the Society in accordance with the provisions of this Order and rules made thereunder” were substituted for the words “of the Society in accordance with the provisions of this Order” by section 6 of the Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (Amendment) Act, 1989 (Act No. XIV of 1989)
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