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THE BANGLADESH TELEGRAPH AND TELEPHONE BOARD ORDINANCE, 1979

(ORDINANCE NO. XII OF 1979).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 27th February, 1979  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the constitution of a Board for the purpose of efficient management, operation and development of telegraphs and telephones.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the constitution of a Board for the purpose of efficient management, operation and development of telegraphs and telephones;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamations of the 20th August, 1975, and the 8th November, 1975, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Constitution of the Board
4. Powers and functions of the Chairman and members
5. Control, management and operation of the telegraphs and telephones
5A. Transfer of undertaking of the Board to a public limited company
5B. Transfer of undertaking of the Board related to the submarine cable.
6. Special powers of the Chairman
7. Meeting of the Board
8. Functions of the Board
9. Appointment of officers and other employees
10. Telegraph and telephone finance
11. Board to review and revalue assets
12. Borrowing power
13. Budget
14. Accounts and audit
15. Submission of reports, etc.
16. Delegation of powers
17. Power to make regulations
18. Repeal and savings
SCHEDULE
 
 

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