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THE CHITTAGONG CITY CORPORATION ORDINANCE, 1982

(ORDINANCE NO. XXXV OF 1982).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 16th September, 1982  
  
 
এই অধ্যাদেশটি স্থানীয় সরকার ( সিটি কর্পোরেশন ) আইন, ২০০৯ (২০০৯ সনের ৬০ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to consolidate and amend the law relating to the municipal administration of the City of Chittagong.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the municipal administration of the City of Chittagong;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 24th day of 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
 
PART I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title
2. Definitions
PART II
CORPORATION
CHAPTER I
CONSTITUTION AND COMPOSITION OF THE CORPORATION
3. Constitution of the Corporation
3A. Corporation area to be an administrative unit
4. Composition
4A. Omitted
5. Omitted
6. Term of the Corporation, etc
7. [Oath of office]
7A. Omitted
8. Declaration of properties.
9. Resignation of Mayor and Commissioners
10. Removal of Mayor and Commissioners
11. Qualifications and disqualifications for election as [ Mayor and Commissioner ]
12. Vacation of [ office of Mayor and seat of Commissioners ]
13. Casual Vacancies
14. Allowances of Commissioners
15. Honorarium and other privileges of [ * * *] [ * * * ] Mayor
16. Right of Mayor and Commissioners to have access to records
17. Discharge of the functions of the Mayor during temporary absence and casual vacancy
CHAPTER II
ELECTIONS OF MAYOR AND COMMISSIONER
18. Division of the City into wards
19. Appointment of delimitation officer
20. Delimitation of wards
20A. Delimitation of wards for reserved seats
21. Electoral roll
22. Right to vote
23. General election of Mayor and Commissioners
24. Conduct of elections
25. Publication of results of elections of [ Mayor and Commissioners ]
CHAPTER III
FUNCTIONS OF THE CORPORATION
26. Functions of the Corporation
27. Transfer of functions from Corporation to Government and vice versa
CHAPTER IV
EXECUTIVE POWER AND CONDUCT OF BUSINESS
28. Executive Powers
28A. Division of City into Zones
29. Meetings
30. Constitution of Standing Committees
31. Functions of Standing Committees
32. Constitution of other Committees
33. Association with the Corporation, etc. of persons not being Commissioners
34. Meetings to be ordinarily open to the public
35. Commissioners not to vote on matters in which they are interested
36. Regulations for procedure and conduct of business at meetings
37. Keeping of minutes of proceedings
38. Validation of acts and proceedings
39. Contracts
40. Works
41. Record, reports and returns
CHAPTER V
CORPORATION OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES
42. Chief Executive Officer
43. Power of the Chief Executive Officer
44. Extraordinary powers of Chief Executive Officer
45. Chief Executive Officer to be custodian of records
46. Right of Chief Executive Officer to be present at meetings
47. Schedule of posts
48. No appointment to be made to any post not included in the Schedule
49. Appointing authorities
50. Provident Fund, [ * * * ] and other facilities for officers, etc.
51. Punishment of officers and employees
52. Officers and employees to be subordinate to Chief Executive Officer
53. Terms and conditions of service
PART III
FINANCIAL MATTERS
CHAPTER I
CORPORATION FUND AND PROPERTY
54. Constitution of Corporation Fund
55. Custody or investment of Corporation Fund and establishment of special funds
56. Application of Corporation Fund
57. Charged expenditure
58. Payments not to be made unless covered by a budget grant
59. Temporary payment from Corporation Fund for works urgently required for public service
60. Budget
61. Accounts
62. Audit
63. Loans
64. Property of the Corporation
65. Recovery against liabilities
CHAPTER II
CORPORATION TAXATION
66. Corporation taxation
67. Notification and enforcement of taxes
68. Model tax schedules
69. Directions with regard to levy of taxes
70. Liability on account of taxes
71. Collection and recovery of taxes
72. Petitions against valuation, assessment, etc.
73. Deduction of taxes from salaries
74. Manner in which taxes to be levied, etc
PART IV
FUNCTIONS IN DETAIL
CHAPTER I
PUBLIC HEALTH
75. Responsibility for sanitation
76. Insanitary Buildings
77. Removal, collection and disposal of refuse
78. Latrines and urinals
79. Births, deaths and marriages
80. Infectious diseases
81. Health and maternity centres, etc.
82. Promotion of public health
83. Hospitals and dispensaries
84. Medical aid and relief, and medical education, etc.
CHAPTER II
WATER SUPPLY AND DRAINAGE
85. Water supply
86. Private sources of water supply
87. Drainage
88. Drainage Schemes
89. Bathing and washing places
90. Dhobi ghats and washermen
91. Public water courses
92. Public ferries
93. Public fisheries
CHAPTER III
ARTICLES OF FOOD AND DRINK
94. By laws for articles of food and drink
95. Milk Supply
96. Public markets
96A. Private markets
97. Slaughter-house
CHAPTER IV
ANIMALS
98. Animal husbandry
99. Stray animals
100. Animal homes and farms
101. Registration of the sale of cattle
102. Livestock improvement
103. Dangerous animals
104. Cattle shows, zoos, etc.
105. Disposal of carcasses
CHAPTER V
TOWN PLANNING
106. Master Plan
107. Site Development Schemes
108. Execution of Site Development Schemes
CHAPTER VI
BUILDING CONTROL
109. Regulation of buildings
CHAPTER VII
STREETS
110. Public streets
111. Streets
112. General provisions about streets
113. Encroachments
114. Street lighting
115. Street watering
116. Traffic control
117. Public vehicles
CHAPTER VIII
PUBLIC SAFETY
118. Fire fighting
119. Civil Defence
120. Floods
121. Famine
122. Dangerous and offensive articles and trades
123. Burial and burning places
CHAPTER IX
TREES, PARKS, GARDENS AND FORESTS
124. Arboriculture
125. Gardens
126. Open spaces
127. Forests
128. Nuisances pertaining to trees and plantations
129. Tanks and low lying areas
CHAPTER X
EDUCATION
130. Education
131. Compulsory education
132. General provisions about education
CHAPTER XI
CULTURE
133. Culture
134. Libraries
135. Fairs and shows, etc.
CHAPTER XII
Social Welfare
136. Social Welfare
CHAPTER XIII
DEVELOPMENT
137. Development Plans
138. Community Development Projects
139. Commercial Schemes
PART V
GENERAL
CHAPTER I
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CORPORATION
140. Annual administration report of the Corporation
141. Right of Government to call for records
142. Inspection
143. Power of Government to require the Corporation to take action
144. Power of Government to provide for enforcement of direction under section 143
145. Power of Government to annul illegal proceedings
146. Supersession of the Corporation
147. Suspension of particular department or institution of the Corporation
CHAPTER II
OFFENCES AND PENALTIES
148. Offences
149. Punishment
150. Compounding of offences
151. Cognizance of offences
CHAPTER III
MISCELLANEOUS
152. Power of Government to include and exclude areas in or from the City and effect thereof
153. Appeals
154. Standing Orders
155. Power to make rules
156. Power to make regulations
157. Power to make by laws
158. General provisions relating to rules, etc.
159. Delegation of powers
160. Licences and sanctions
161. Institution of suits against the Corporation, etc.
162. Notice and service thereof
163. Records to be public documents
164. Mayor,[ * * * ] Commissioners, Officers and employees of the Corporation to be public servants
164A.Mayor, etc., not to be disqualified for membership of Parliament
165. Protection of action taken in good faith, etc.
CHAPTER IV
TRANSITIONAL AND TEMPORARY PROVISIONS
166. Provisions of this Chapter over ride other provisions
167. Chittagong Paurashava to become the Corporation
167A. Appointment of ward committees
168. First elections to the Corporation
168A. Ratification and confirmation of certain orders, acts etc. of the Corporation
169. Repeal, etc.
170. Certain matters to be prescribed
171. Removal of difficulties
SCHEDULE
 
 

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