THE PRISONERS ACT, 1900

(ACT NO. III OF 1900).
  [2nd February, 1900]
 
 
     
   
 
PART I
PRELIMINARY

 
  Definitions  
2. In this Act, unless there is anything repugnant in the subject or context,-

(a) “Court” includes 1[ * * *] any officer lawfully exercising civil, criminal or revenue jurisdiction; and

(b) “prison” includes any place which has been declared by the Government, by general or special order, to be a subsidiary jail.
 
 
 
1 The words “a coroner and” were 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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