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THE RAJSHAHI TOWN DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY ORDINANCE, 1976

(ORDINANCE NO. LXXVIII OF 1976).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 22nd October, 1976  
  
 
এই অধ্যাদেশ রাজশাহী উন্নয়ন কর্তৃপক্ষ আইন, ২০১৮ (২০১৮ সনের ৩ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of an Authority for the formulation and execution of plans and schemes for the development of Rajshahi Town and certain areas in its vicinity.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the establishment of an Authority for the formulation and execution of plans and schemes for the development of Rajshahi Town and certain areas in its vicinity and for matters connected therewith and ancillary thereto;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamations of the 20th August, 1975 and the 8th November, 1975, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
CHAPTER II
CONSTITUTION OF THE AUTHORITY
3. Establishment of the Authority
4. Composition of the Authority
5. Disqualifications of members
6. Meetings of the Authority
7. Constitution of committees
8. Association with the authority or committees of persons who are not members
CHAPTER III
POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE AUTHORITY
9. Preparation of records of existing services, facilities, public utilities and of important public properties
10. Preparation of general development plan
11. Preparation of functional master plans
12. No use of land contrary to functional master plans
13. Preparation of development schemes
14. Formulation and execution of development schemes of urgent public importance
15. Publication of general development plan and functional master plans
16. Amendment of plan and scheme
17. Restriction on preparation and execution of certain schemes
18. Execution of development schemes
19. Transfer to Authority of buildings or land vested in a local Government body
20. Transfer to Authority of private street or square
21. Transfer to Authority of any scheme or property of Government or local authority
22. General powers of the Authority
CHAPTER IV
PREVENTION OF HAPHAZARD CONSTRUCTION OF BUILDINGS, EXCAVATION OF TANKS, ETC.
23. Restriction on constructions and excavation
24. Removal of buildings under construction
25. Eviction of occupier of buildings
26. Exemption of certain buildings and tanks
27. Compensation not payable for unauthorised construction
28. Paurashava not to sanction construction without approval of the Authority
29. Restriction on filling up of low land
30. Bar to jurisdiction of civil Court
31. Appeal
CHAPTER V
ESTABLISHMENT
32. Chief Executive Officer
33. Chief Accounts Officer
34. Power to appoint officers
35. The officers and other employees, etc. to be public servants
CHAPTER VI
MAINTENANCE OF PUBLIC STREETS, DRAINS, ETC. VESTED IN THE AUTHORITY AND PAYMENT OF LOCAL RATES AND TAXES IN RESPECT OF BUILDINGS VESTED IN THE AUTHORITY
36. Maintenance of public streets, drains, etc. vested in the Authority
37. Vesting in municipality of streets, drains, etc. for maintenance after execution of development scheme
38. Payment of municipal tax for buildings vested in the Authority
CHAPTER VII
FINANCE
39. Authority Fund
40. Borrowing Power
41. Accounts
42. Budget
43. Audit
44. Power of the Authority to levy betterment fee
45. Assessment of betterment fee by the Authority
46. Payment of betterment fee
47. Agreement to make payment of betterment fee a charge on land
48. Recovery of dues
CHAPTER VIII
PENALTIES
49. Penalty for contravention of provisions of sections 12, 23, 24 or 29
50. Penalty for obstructing contractor or removing mark
51. Penalty for disobedience of orders
52. Cognizance of offences
CHAPTER IX
MISCELLANEOUS
53. Power of entry
54. Submission of reports, etc.
55. Acquisition of land for the Authority
56. Delegation of powers
57. Indemnity
58. Winding up
59. Power to make rules
60. Power to make regulations
 
 

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