THE PRISONS ACT, 1894

(ACT NO. IX OF 1894).
  [22nd March, 1894]
 
 
     
     1 An Act to amend the law relating to Prisons
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to amend the Law relating to prisons in Bangladesh, and to provide rules for the regulation of such prisons; It is hereby enacted as follows:-
   
 
CHAPTER I
PRELIMINARY
 
  Title, extent and commencement  
1. (1) This Act may be called the Prisons Act, 1894.

(2) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh.

(3) It shall come into force on the first day of July, 1894.

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1 Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words `Bangladesh` and `Government` were substituted, for the words `Pakistan` and `Provincial Government` respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)

2 Sub-section (4) was omitted by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)

 
 

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