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THE EMIGRATION ORDINANCE, 1982

(ORDINANCE NO. XXIX OF 1982).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 7th September, 1982  
  
 
এই আইন বৈদেশিক কর্মসংস্থান ও অভিবাসী আইন (২০১৩ সনের ৪৮নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to repeal and, with certain amendments, re-enact the Emigration Act, 1922.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to repeal and, with certain amendments, re-enact the Emigration Act, 1922 (VII of 1922), for the purposes hereinafter appearing;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 24th March, 1982, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Chief Martial Law Administrator is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, application and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Appointment of Registrar of Emigrants
4. Duties and functions of the Registrar
5. Agents in foreign countries
6. Delegation of certain authority
7. Regulation for emigration
8. Power to prohibit emigration of workers
9. Prohibition of advertisement, etc.
10. Grant of licence
11. Appearance of emigrants before the Registrar, etc
12. Registration of emigrants residing abroad
13. Non-transferability of licence or authority
14. Cancellation, suspension, forfeiture of security, etc.
15. Power to withdraw licence
16. Decision under sections 14 and 15 to be final
17. Inspection, etc., to ensure compliance with the provisions of this Ordinance
18. Power to search and detain vessels
19. Power to make rules
20. Unlawful emigration
21. Fraudulently inducing to emigrate
22. False representation of Government authority
23. Receiving money, etc., for providing foreign employment
24. Penalty for contravention of agreement
25. Recovery of expenditure for repatriation, etc.
26. Special Courts
27. Indemnity
28. Ordinance not to apply to certain persons
29. Repeal and savings
 
 

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