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THE BANGLADESH SANGBAD SANGSTHA ORDINANCE, 1979

(ORDINANCE NO XX OF 1979).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 31st March, 1979  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of the Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the establishment of the Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha as a national news agency for undertaking and promoting news agency service in Bangladesh, obtaining international news agency service, mobilisation of national news, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto;



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
2. Definitions
3. Establishment and Incorporation of the Sangstha
4. Head Office of the Sangstha
5. Functions of the Sangstha
6. Management of the Sangstha
7. Constitution of the Board
8. Terms of office of the Chairman and other Directors
9. Vacating the office, disqualifications, etc.
10. Meetings of the Board
11. Validity of the proceeding
12. Managing Director
13. Appointment of officers, etc.
14. Delegation of Powers
15. Indemnity, etc.
16. Funds of the Sangstha
17. Budget
18. Accounts
19. Audit
20. Reports, etc.
21. Winding up of the Sangstha
22. Power to make rules and regulations
23. Transfer of assets, etc.
 
 

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