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THE WAREHOUSES ORDINANCE, 1959

(EAST PAKISTAN ORDINANCE NO. LXVI OF 1959).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 30th September, 1959  
  
     An Ordinance to provide for the regulation of warehouses for storing agricultural produce in Bangladesh. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of warehouses for storing agricultural produce in Bangladesh;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Presidential Proclamation of the 7th day of October, 1958, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance, namely:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Licence for Warehouses
4. Conditions for licence
5. Grant of licence
6. Term and renewal of licence
7. Suspension and cancellation of licence
8. Notice of suspension and cancellation of licence
9. Return of licence
10. Duplicate licences
CHAPTER II
DUTIES OF WAREHOUSE-MAN
11. Reasonable care of the product stored
12. Precaution against rats, pests and infected goods
13. Preservation of identity of products
14. Deterioration of produce in warehouse and their disposal
15. Delivery of products
16. Discrimination prohibited
17. Warehouse-man not to lend against the products in his warehouse
18. Issue of receipt
19. Receipt transferable by endorsement
20. Duplicate receipt
21. Delegation of power
CHAPTER III
22. Inspection and classification of products
23. Licensed weighers and graders
24. Suspension or cancellation of licence
25. Return of licence
26. Prohibition of unlicensed weighers, graders, etc.
CHAPTER IV
MISCELLANEOUS
27. Settlement of disputes
28. Penalty
29. Indemnity
30. Power to make ruless
 
 

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