Laws of Bangladesh

The Inland Shipping Ordinance, 1976

( Ordinance NO. LXXII OF 1976 )

1Chapter VI


Penalty for failure to report casualty
71. A person shall be punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months, or with fine which may extend to Taka 2[ten thousand], or with both, if he, without sufficient cause, fails to report a shipping casualty to the officer in charge of a police station as required by sub-section (2) of section 44.

  • 1
    Chapter VA was inserted by section 18 of the Inland Shipping (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. XIII of 2005).
  • 2
    The words “ten Thousand” were substituted for the words “two thousand” by section 32 of the Inland Shipping (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. XIII of 2005)
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