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10/08/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Standards of Weights and Measures Ordinance, 1982

( Ordinance NO. XII OF 1982 )

Penalty for contravention of section 22
40. Whoever makes or manufactures, any weight or measure without complying with the requirements of section 22 shall be punished with fine which may extend to 1[ten thousand Taka], and, for the second or subsequent offence, with imprisonment for a term which may extend to three years and also with fine.

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    The words “ten thousand Taka” were substituted for the words “five thousand Taka” by section 12 of the Standards of Weights and Measures (Amendment) Act, 2001 (Act No. VI of 2001)
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