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20/06/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The Bangladesh Homoeopathic Practitioners Ordinance, 1983

( Ordinance NO. XLI OF 1983 )

Chapter I

PRELIMINARY

Definitions
2. In this Ordinance, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-
 
 
 
 
(a) “Board” means the Bangladesh Homoeopathic Board established under section 3;
 
 
 
 
(b) “Chairman” means the Chairman of the Board;
 
 
 
 
(c) “Homoeopath” means a practitioner of Homoeopathic system of medicine and includes a practitioner of Biochemic system of medicine founded by Dr. Schuessler;
 
 
 
 
(d) “Homoeopathy” means the system of medicine founded by Dr. Samuel Hahnemann;
 
 
 
 
(e) “List” means the list of Homoeopaths maintained under section 27;
 
 
(f) “member” means a member of the Board;
 
 
 
 
(g) “prescribed” means prescribed by rules or regulations made under this Ordinance;
 
 
 
 
(h) “recognised” means recognised by the Government for the purpose of this Ordinance;
 
 
 
 
(i) “register” means a register of practitioners of Homoeopathic or Bio-chemic system of medicine maintained under this Ordinance;
 
 
 
 
(j) “registered practitioner” means a practitioner of Homoeopathic or Biochemic system of medicine whose name is for the time being entered in a register;
 
 
 
 
(k) “Registrar” means the Registrar of the Board;
 
 
 
 
(l) “regulations” means regulations made under this Ordinance;
 
 
 
 
(m) “rules” means rules made under this Ordinance;
 
 
 
 
(n) “teacher” means a person appointed, with the approval of the Board, to teach in a recognised Homoeopathic institution.

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