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THE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCE MARKETS REGULATION ACT, 1964

(EAST PAKISTAN ACT NO. IX OF 1964).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 22nd February, 1964  
  
     An Act to provide for the regulation of the purchase and sale of agricultural produce and of markets in which such produce is purchased and sold in Bangladesh. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the regulation of the purchase and sale of agricultural produce and of markets in which such produce is purchased and sold in Bangladesh;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Declaration of notified markets and licensing of market functionaries
4. Licences
5. Licence fee
6. Application for licences
7. Production of licence for inspection
8. Cancellation of licence
9. Constitution of Market Advisory Committee
10. Term of the Committee, procedure, etc., for meetings to be prescribed by rules
11. Functions of the Committee
12. Market charges
13. Trade Allowance
14. Settlement of disputes
15. Maintenance of standard weights and measures
16. Collection of information from a market functionary
17. Penalty
17A. Cognizance of offence
18. Power to make rules
19. Power to amend the schedule
SCHEDULE
 
 

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