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THE COTTON TRANSPORT ACT, 1923

(ACT NO. III OF 1923).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 23rd February, 1923  
  
     1 An Act to provide for the restriction and control of the transport of cotton in certain circumstances.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient for the purpose of maintaining the quality and reputation of the cotton grown in certain areas in Bangladesh to enable the restriction and control of the transport by rail and the import of cotton into those areas; It is here by enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1.Short title and extent
2.Definitions
3.Power to issue notification prohibiting import of cotton into protected area
4.Refusal to carry unlicensed cotton
5.Procedure where cotton arrives at notified station
6.Penalties
7.Power to make rules
8.Previous approval of Parliament to issue of notifications and rules
9.Protection for acts done under Act
 
 

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