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21/01/2022
Laws of Bangladesh

The Khulna City Corporation Ordinance, 1984

( Ordinance NO. LXXII OF 1984 )

Chapter I

CONSTITUTION AND COMPOSITION OF THE CORPORATION

Casual vacancies
13. (1) Where the seat of a Commissioner becomes vacant not later than one hundred and eighty days before the term of Corporation is due to expire, an election 1[* * *] to fill the seat shall be held 2[* * *] within ninety days of the occurrence of the vacancy, and the person who is elected in such election 3[* * *] shall hold office for the residue of such term.
 
 
 
 
(2) Where the office of 4[* * *] 5[* * *] Mayor becomes Vacant before the term of the Corporation is due to expire, an election to fill the office shall be held within 6[ninety days] of the occurrence of such vacancy, and the person who is elected in such election shall hold office for the residue of such term.

  • 1
    The words and commas “or a nomination, as the case may be,” were omitted by section 14 of the Khulna City Corporation (Amendment) Act, 1993 (Act No. X of 1993).
  • 2
    The words “or made” were omitted by section 14 of the Khulna City Corporation (Amendment) Act, 1993 (Act No. X of 1993).
  • 3
    The words “or nominated” were omitted by section 14 of the Khulna City Corporation (Amendment) Act, 1993 (Act No. X of 1993).
  • 4
    The words “Mayor or” were omitted by section 10 of the Khulna Municipal Corporation (Amendment) Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. LV of 1986).
  • 5
    The word “Deputy” was omitted by section 14 of the Khulna City Corporation (Amendment) Act, 1993 (Act No. X of 1993).
  • 6
    The words “ninety days” were substituted for the words “one month” by section 14 of the Khulna City Corporation (Amendment) Act, 1993 (Act No. X of 1993).
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