THE PUBLIC DEMANDS RECOVERY ACT, 1913

(BENGAL ACT NO. III OF 1913).
  [30th April, 1913]
 
 
     
     1 An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the recovery of public demands in Bangladesh.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the recovery of public demands in Bangladesh;

2[ * * *]

It is hereby enacted as follows:-
   
 
PART I
PRELIMINARY

 
  Short title, commencement and extent  
1. (1) This Act may be called the 3[ * * *] Public Demands Recovery Act, 1913.

(2) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may appoint by notification in the official Gazette.

(3) It extends to the whole of Bangladesh.
 
 
 
1 Throughout this Act, except otherwise provided, the words “Bangladesh”, `Government` and `Taka` were substituted, for the words `East Pakistan`, `Provincial Government` or `Central Government or the Provincial Government` and `rupees` respectively by section 3 and 2nd Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)

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

3 The word “Bengal” 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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