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THE VEHICLES ACT, 1927

(ACT NO. I OF 1927).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 20th October, 1927  
  
     1 An Act to provide for the better control of horse-drawn vehicles in certain areas in Bangladesh.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the better control of horse-drawn vehicles in certain areas in Bangladesh.

It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
PART I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Further provisions as to extent
3. Definitions
PART II
PROVISIONS OF GENERAL APPLICATION
4. Prohibitions of driving vehicles by persons under eighteen
5. Duty to stop vehicle for regulating traffic and in case of accident
6. Reckless driving
PART III
LICENSING AND CONTROL
7. Licensing of drivers
8. Transfer of licence
9. Production of licence
10. Extent of validity of licence to drive
11. Registration of vehicles
12. Power of Government to make rules
13. Posting of notices
14. Power to Government to exclude areas and to exempt vehicles from this Part
PART IV
MISCELLENIOUS
15. Penalties
16. Cognisance of offences
17. Cancellation and suspension of licence and disqualification for obtaining licence
 
 

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