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THE BANGLADESH LAND HOLDING (LIMITATION) ORDER, 1972

(PRESIDENT'S ORDER NO. 98 OF 1972).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 15th August, 1972  
  
     WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the reduction of the maximum quantity of land that may be held by a family [or a body] in Bangladesh and for matters ancillary thereto;
 
    NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of Independence of Bangladesh, read with the Provisional Constitution of Bangladesh Order, 1972, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make the following Order:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. (1) This Order may be called
2. In this Order, unless there is
3. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in
4. The Government may relax the limitations
5. For the purpose of clause (a)
[5A. Notwithstanding anything contained in any other
[5B. Notwithstanding anything contained in Articles 5
6. A family holding a total quantity
7. [(1)] [ By the 31st day
8. If any head of a family
9. Any person may furnish to the
10. (1) On receipt of a statement
[11. (1) An appeal against an order
12. All lands acquired by any family
13. The Government shall pay compensation for
14. The amount of compensation assessed as
15. The assessment and payment of compensation
16. (1) An appeal against an order
17. Except as provided in clause (2)
18. No Court shall take cognizance of
19. No suit, prosecution or other legal
20. A Revenue-officer may, at any time
21. (1) A Revenue-officer may, for the
22. For the purposes of any enquiry
23. The Government may, by notification in
24. Notwithstanding anything contained in this Order
25. The Government may, by notification in
 
 

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