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THE RURAL ELECTRIFICATION BOARD ORDINANCE, 1977

(ORDINANCE NO. LI OF 1977).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 31st October, 1977  
  
 
এই আইন পল্লী বিদ্যুতায়ন বোর্ড আইন (২০১৩ সনের ৫৭নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of the Rural Electrification Board.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the establishment of a Board for rural electrification in Bangladesh and taking measures for effective use of electrical power for development of the rural economy of the country;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamations of the 20th August, 1975, and 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
 
1. Short title
2. Definitions
3. Establishment of the Board
4. Head Office, etc
5. Composition of the Board
6. Functions of Chairman and other members
7. Meetings of the Board
8. Functions of the Board
9. Provisions regarding power supply
9A. Special provision regarding operation, etc., of certain electricity system
10. Board to be licensee
11. Appointment of officers, etc.
12. Recovery of dues
13. Fund
14. Borrowing power
15. Budget
16. Audit and Accounts
17. Submission of reports, etc.
18. Power of Entry
19. Power to place underground and overhead structure
20. Compulsory acquisition of land for the Board
21. Delegation of powers
22. Power to issue directions
23. Indemnity
23A. Board, etc., not to be construed as shop, etc.
24. Winding up
25. Power to make rules
26. Power to make regulations
 
 

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