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THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT (UNION PARISHADS) ORDINANCE, 1983

(ORDINANCE NO. LI OF 1983).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 12th September,1983  
  
 
এই অধ্যাদেশটি স্থানীয় সরকার ( ইউনিয়ন পরিষদ ) আইন, ২০০৯ (২০০৯ সনের ৬১ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to provide for the constitution of Union Parishads for the unions in rural areas.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the constitution of Union Parishads for the unions in rural areas and for matters incidental or ancillary thereto;



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
2. Definitions
3. Declaration of Union and alteration of limits thereof
3A. Union to be administrative unit
4. Constitution of Union Parishads
5. Composition of Union Parishads
6. [Term of Union Parishads, etc.]
7. Qualifications and disqualifications of Chairman and members of Union Parishads
8. Persons not to be candidate for two offices
9. Oath of office
10. Declaration of properties
11. Resignation of Chairman, etc.
12. Removal of Chairman, etc.
13. Vacation of Office of the Chairman, etc.
14. Casual vacancy
15. Leave of absence of Chairman, etc.
16. Acting Chairman
17. Notification of election, etc.
17A. Reconstitution of Union Parishads in certain cases
18. Wards
19. Appointment of delimitation officers
20. Delimitation of wards
20A. Delimitation of wards of reserved seats
21. Electoral roll
22. Right to vote
23. Election of[***] elected members, etc.
24. Conduct of election
25. Publication of results of election of Chairman, etc.
26. Election petitions
27. Appointment of Tribunal
28. Power to transfer election petitions
29. Trial of election petitions
30. Civic functions of Union Parishads
31. Police and defence functions of Union Parishads
32. Revenue and general administrative functions of Union Parishads
33. Development functions of Union Parishads
34. Appointment for the purpose of sports, etc.
35. Transfer of functions from Union Parishads to Government and vice versa
36. Executive powers
37. Disposal of business
38. Constitution of Standing Committees
38A. Samaj Unnayan Committee
39. Contracts
40. Works
41. Records, reports and returns
42. Officers and employees
43. Constitution of Union Fund
44. Custody or investment of Union Fund and establishment of special fund
45. Application of Union Fund
46. Charged expenditure
47. Budget
48. Accounts
49. Audit
50. Property of Union Parishads
51. Development plans
52. Recovery against liabilities
53. Taxes to be levied
54. Notification and enforcement of taxes, etc.
55. Model tax schedules
56. Liability on account of taxes
57. Collection and recovery of taxes, etc.
58. Petitions against valuation, assessment, etc.
59. Taxation Rules
60. Supervision over Union Parishads
61. Control over the activities of Union Parishads
62. Power of Government to give direction to Union Parishads
63. Inquiry into the affairs of Union Parishads
64. Supersession of Union Parishads
65. Suspension of Chairman and members in certain circumstances
66. Training institutions
67. Joint committees
68. Disputes between Union Parishads
69. Offences
70. Punishment
71. Compounding of offences
72. Cognizance of offences
73. Encroachments
74. Appeals
75. Duties of police
76. Standing orders
77. Delegation of powers
78. Institutions of suits against Union Parishads, etc.
79. Notice and service thereof
80. Records to be public documents
81. Members, etc., to be public servants
82. Protection of action taken in good faith, etc.
83. Power to make rules
84. Power to make regulations
85. General provisions relating to rules, etc.
86. Certain matters to be prescribed
87. Unions and wards for first elections
88. Repeals and savings
89. Removal of difficulties
SCHEDULE
 
 

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