Laws of Bangladesh

The Seeds Ordinance, 1977

( Ordinance NO. XXXIII OF 1977 )

Regulation of sale of seeds of notified kinds or varieties
1[7. No Seed Dealer shall carry on the business of selling, keeping for sale, offering to sell, bartering or otherwise supplying any seed of any notified kind or variety, unless-
2[(a) such kind or variety of seed is registered with the Board;]
3[(aa) for the purpose of this Ordinance every Seed Dealer shall be registered with the Board;]
(b) such seed is identifiable as its kind or variety;
(c) such seed conforms to the standards of seed quality and the container of such seed bears, in the prescribed manner, the mark or label containing the correct particulars thereof specified under clauses (a) and (b) of section 6;
(d) he complies with such other requirements as may be prescribed.]

  • 1
    Section 7 was substituted by section 5 of the Seeds (Amendment) Act, 1997 (Act No. XIII of 1997)
  • 2
    Clause (a) was substituted by section 7 of the Seeds (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. XXVI of 2005)
  • 3
    Clause (aa) was inserted by section 7 of the Seeds (Amendment) Act, 2005 (Act No. XXVI of 2005)
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