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THE BANGLADESH PETROLEUM ACT, 1974

(ACT NO. LXIX OF 1974).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 28th November, 1974  
  
     An Act to provide for the exploration, development, exploitation, production, processing, refining and marketing of petroleum.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the exploration, development, exploitation, production, processing, refining and marketing of petroleum;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Right of Government to explore, etc. of Petroleum
4. Petroleum agreement
5. Power of inspection
6. Duties of persons engaged in petroleum operation
7. Land required for petroleum operation to be deemed for public purpose
8. Delegation of powers
9. Penalty
10. Indemnity
11. Power to make rules
12. Repeals
 
 

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