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THE JUTE REGULATION ACT, 1940

(BENGAL ACT NO. V OF 1940).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 20th April, 1940  
  
     An Act to provide for the regulation of the growing of jute, and for that purpose to provide for the preparation of a record of the lands on which jute was grown in any year. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of the growing of jute, and for that purpose to provide for the preparation of a record of the lands on which jute was grown in any year;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title and extent
2. Definitions
3. Preparation of record of lands on which jute was grown in any year
4. Disposal of objections against entries in the record
5. Preparation of final record
6. Constitution of Union Jute Committees
7. Power to procure information of stocks of raw jute and jute products
8. [Omitted.]
9. Notification of area on which jute may be grown
9A. Prohibition of growing of any particular variety of jute
10. Allotment of areas, and issue of licences, to growers of jute
11. Modification of licence by Collector
12. Appeals
13. Bar to jurisdiction of Courts
14. Examination and registration of areas of land on which jute is grown in any year
15. Production of licence
15A. Renewal of licence
16. Penalties
17. Destruction of jute grown without a licence
18. Certain persons deemed to be public servants
19. Certain proceedings deemed to be Judicial proceedings
20. Indemnity
21. Power of Director of Land Records to delegate authority
22. Realisation and disposal of fees
23. Power to make rules
 
 

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