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  1. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Ship Recycling Act, 2018. (বাংলাদেশ জাহাজ পুনঃপ্রক্রিয়াজাতকরণ আইন, ২০১৮) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2018-02-12 | BGD-2018-L-106422

    The Act establishes a Board that is to oversee the recycling of ships and ensure that the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 as well as other international conventions are being applied. They may issue guidelines on the implementation of these at the national level.
    Ships are to be recycled and broken down only in permitted zones as set out by the competent authorities. All employers must provide workers with adequate life insurance policies in accordance with national laws and the Labour Act, 2006.

  2. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Tea Workers Welfare Fund Act, 2016 (No. 1 of 2016). (বাংলাদেশ চা শ্রমিক কল্যাণ তহবিল আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103206

  3. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Railway Security Force Act, 2016 (No. 2 of 2016) (রেলওয়ে নিরাপত্তা বাহিনী আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103207

  4. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Surplus Public Servants Absorption Act, 2016 (No. 3 of 2016). (উদ্বৃত্ত সরকারি কর্মচারি আত্তীকরণ আইন, ২০১৬) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2016-02-09 | BGD-2016-L-103208

    Repeals and replaces the the Surplus Public Servants Absorption Ordinance, 1985 (Ordinance No XXIV of 1985).

  5. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Marriage with Foreign Nationals) Act, 2015 (Act No. 19 of 2015). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2015-09-16 | BGD-2015-L-103205

  6. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Retirement) (Amendment) Act, 2012. - Legislation on-line in Bengali

    Adoption: 2012 | BGD-2012-L-92057

  7. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Code of Conduct 1993 for Newspapers, News Agencies and Journalists of Bangladesh.

    Adoption: 1993 | BGD-1993-L-59490

  8. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Mines and Mineral Resources (Control and Development) Act No.39, 1992. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1992-11-01 | BGD-1992-L-87966

    The Act provides for the control and development of mines and mineral resources. The Government may make rules for regulating the grant of prospecting licences, mining leases or facilities and for the purpose of preserving and developing mineral resources (section 4).

  9. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Bangladesh Cha Sharmik Kallyan Fund Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. 62 of 1986).

    Adoption: 1986-07-09 | BGD-1986-R-59494

    Provides for the establishment of a Kallyan Fund for the Bangladesh Cha Sramik. It applies to every permanent tea labourer working in tea estates in Bangladesh.

  10. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Police (Non-Gazetted Employees) Welfare Fund Ordinance, 1986 (Ordinance No. XXXIII of 1986). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1986-05-31 | BGD-1986-L-98771

    An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of a Welfare Fund for the non-gazetted employees of the Police Department.

  11. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre Ordinance, 1984 (No. XXVI of 1986). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1986-04-11 | BGD-1986-L-98777

    An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of a Public Administration Training Centre.

  12. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Bangladesh Civil Service (Examination for Promotion) Rules, 1986 (No. SRO. 54-L/86/ME(Regn-V)RR-12/86).

    Adoption: 1986-02-13 | BGD-1986-R-79088

  13. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Corporations (Management Co-ordination) Ordinance, 1986. (No. 48). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1986 | BGD-1986-L-50961

    Establishes a Council for Public Corporations which shall coordinate the management of public corporations. Consolidated text.

  14. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Servants (Discipline and Appeal) Rules, 1985 (No. SRO, 381-L/85/ME(R-V)ID-134/84).

    Adoption: 1985-08-20 | BGD-1985-R-79087

    Part I - General
    Part II - Discipline
    Part III - Appeals
    Part IV - Review and Revision
    Part V - Miscellaneous
    Repeals the Government Servants (Discipline and Appeal) Rules 1984.

  15. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation Ordinance, 1985 (Ordinance No. XXI of 1985). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1985-04-11 | BGD-1985-L-87968

    The Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation shall be established and it may also be called PETROBANGLA (sect. 3). Section 9 defines the functions of the Corporation which shall include: the undertaking of research in the field of oil, gas and minerals, and of research for alternative use of natural gas; preparation of programmes for the exploration and development of oil, gas and minerals; production and sale of oil, gas and minerals, etc. The Corporation may sponsor the formation of subsidiary companies for exploration and exploitation of oil, gas and minerals as provided for in section 10. Section 20 gives the authorization to survey any land which may be necessary in order to carry out the provisions of this Ordinance provided that compensation shall be paid to the owner for any damage caused.

    Repeals the Bangladesh Mineral Exploration and Development Corporation Order, 1972.

  16. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Dismissal on Conviction) Ordinance, 1985 (No. V of 1985). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1985-02-03 | BGD-1985-L-98726

  17. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Agricultural Labour (Minimum Wages) Ordinance, 1984 (No. 17 of 1984).

    Adoption: 1984-02-22 | BGD-1984-R-59483

    Provides for fixation of minimum rates of wages for agricultural labourers.

  18. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Institute of Nuclear Agriculture Ordinance, 1984 (Ordinance No. II of 1984). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1984-01-05 | BGD-1984-L-87962

    The Ordinance establishes the Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture and defines its main functions and activities.

  19. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Employees Discipline (Punctual Attendance) Ordinance, 1982 (No. XXXIV of 1982). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1982-09-14 | BGD-1982-L-98725

  20. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Bangladesh Hotels and Restaurants Ordinance, 1982 (No. 52 of 1982).

    Adoption: 1982 | BGD-1982-R-47354

    Inter alia, includes provisions regarding apprentices at hotels.

  21. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Bangladesh Civil Service Recruitment Rules, 1981 (No. SRO 1-L/81/ED (RII) R-70/80).

    Adoption: 1981-01-01 | BGD-1981-R-79090

    Provides for procedure for recruitment, appointment by direct recruitment, appointment by promotion, and probation periods.

  22. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Government Service (Conduct) Rules, 1979 (No. 133.-L/79).

    Adoption: 1979-05-18 | BGD-1979-R-79089

    Sets out rules of conduct for all government servants.

  23. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Public Service Commission Ordinance, 1977 (No. LVII of 1977). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1977-11-28 | BGD-1977-L-98724

  24. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Tea Plantations Labour Rules, 1977.

    Adoption: 1977 | BGD-1977-R-59491

    Provides for rules about the inspecting staff, health and medical facilities, housing, accommodation and other facilities, weekly holidays and working hour and appeals, registers and returns.

  25. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Police Officers (Special Provisions) Ordinance, 1976 (Act No. LXXXIV of 1976). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1976-11-08 | BGD-1976-L-98770

    An Ordinance to provide for special provisions for maintaining discipline among certain members of the police-force.

  26. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Marriage with Foreign Nationals) Ordinance, 1976 (No. LVII of 1976). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1976-07-10 | BGD-1976-L-98728

  27. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Public Servants (Retirement) Rules, 1975.

    Adoption: 1975 | BGD-1975-R-50962

    Consolidated text.

  28. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Services (Reorganisation and Conditions) Act, 1975 (No. 32 of 1975).

    Adoption: 1975 | BGD-1975-L-50964

    Provides for the reorganisation of public institutions and public enterprises and for the prescription of unified grades and pay scales. Consolidated text.

  29. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Retirement) Act 1974. No. 12. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1974-02-06 | BGD-1974-L-14742

    An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the retirement of public servants.

  30. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Newspaper Employees (Conditions of Services) Act, 1974 (No. 30 of 1974).

    Adoption: 1974 | BGD-1974-L-50620

  31. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Bangladesh Government and Semi-Autonomous Organisations (Regulation of Salary of Employees) Order, 1972 (President's Order No. 79 of 1972).

    Adoption: 1972-07-06 | BGD-1972-R-79091

    Regulates the salary of employees of all Government and semi-autonomous organisations.

  32. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Bangladesh Nationalised Enterprises and Statutory Corporation (Prohibition of Strikes and Unfair Labour Practices) Order, 1972 (President's Order) (No. 55 of 1972). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1972-05-29 | BGD-1972-L-98734

    Section 3 provides that "Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in any other law for the time being in force, or in any settlement, agreement, or award, no workman or trade union of workmen and no person acting on behalf of such trade union shall in any nationalised enterprise, including in particular enterprises coming within the purview of the Bangladesh Industrial Enterprises (Nationalisation) Order, 1972, the Bangladesh Banks (Nationalisation) Order, 1972, Insurance Companies coming within the purview of the Bangladesh Insurance (Emergency Provisions) Order, 1972 or in any Statutory Corporation, including in particular the Bangladesh Industrial Development Corporation, or in any concern or enterprise owned, controlled or managed by such Corporation:-
    (a) Resort to any strike during a period of six months from the date of commencement of this Order and such further period, which in the opinion of the Government is warranted in the interests of the national economy, as may be notified in the official Gazette from time to time;
    (b) By using intimidation, coercion, pressure, threats, confinement to a place, physical injury, disconnection of telephones, water or power facilities and such other methods:-
    - (i) compel, or attempt to compel the employer, or any officer or employee of the employer to sign a memorandum of settlement, or agreement;
    - (ii) compel or attempt to compel the employer, or any officer or employee of the employer to make any payment;
    - (iii) extort from the employer or any officer or employee of the employer any pecuniary or other benefits.

  33. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Tea Plantations Labour Ordinance, 1962 (No. 39 of 1962) [as amended].

    Adoption: 1962 | BGD-1962-R-47345

    Provides for and regulates medical care, canteens, child care, educational facilities, housing, period of work, rest, leave, and night work for women and children at tea plantations. Prohibits the employment of children under 12 years of age at tea plantations.

  34. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Road Transport Worker's Rules, 1962.

    Adoption: 1962 | BGD-1962-R-50959

    Available only in Bengali. Consolidated text.

  35. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Plantation Employees Provident Fund Rules, 1960.

    Adoption: 1960 | BGD-1960-R-59493

  36. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Maternity Benefit (Tea Estates) Rules, 1954.

    Adoption: 1954 | BGD-1954-L-59485

  37. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Building Construction Act, 1952 (E.B. Act II of 1953). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1952-03-21 | BGD-1952-L-87956

    The Act provides for rules to comply with, in particular, when excavating or re-excavating a tank in a certain area of the Country. The term "tank" includes ditch, drain, well and channel as per clause f, Section 2. Excavation or re-excavation of a tank must be sanctioned by an Authorized Officer, and restrictions apply to cutting or razing hills (Section 3C and 3D) especially if there is danger of siltation or obstructing any drain, river or stream as per clause b of Section 3C.

  38. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Consolidated Mines Rules, 1952.

    Adoption: 1952 | BGD-1952-R-59496

    Provides for rules concerning sanitary and health provisions, first aid, safety of surface, abandonment of mines and inquiry in the case of accidents.

  39. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    The Mines Maternity Benefit Rules, 1943.

    Adoption: 1943 | BGD-1943-R-59487

  40. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Police Regulations. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1943 | BGD-1943-R-98772

  41. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Payment of Wages (Federal Railways) Rules, 1938.

    Adoption: 1938 | BGD-1938-R-50623

  42. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Metalliferous Mines Regulations, 1926.

    Adoption: 1926 | BGD-1926-R-59497

  43. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    The Mines Act, 1923 (Act No. 4 of 1923). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1923-02-23 | BGD-1923-L-59495

    An act to amend and consolidate the law relating to the regulation and inspection of mines.

  44. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Police Act, 1861 (Act No. V of 1861). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1861-03-21 | BGD-1861-L-98769

    1. Interpretation-clause
    2. Constitution of the force
    2A.General police districts
    2B.Appointing persons to exercise powers of Inspector General
    2C.Police establishment in every district deemed to be one police force
    2D.Members enrolled or appointed to one general police-district may be employed to other general police-district
    3. Superintendence in the Government
    4. Inspector-General of Police, etc.
    4A. Additional Inspector-General of Police, etc.
    5. Powers of Inspector-General Exercise of powers
    6. [Repealed]
    7. Appointment, dismissal, etc., of inferior officers
    8. Certificates to police-officers
    Surrender of certificate
    9. Police-officer not to resign without leave or two months¿ notice
    10. Police-officers not to engage in other employment
    11. [Repealed]
    12. Power of Inspector-General to make rules
    13. Additional Police-officers employed at cost of individuals
    14. Appointment of additional force in the neighbourhood of railway and other works
    14A. Embodiment of Railway Watch and Ward into Police Force
    15. Quartering of additional police in disturbed or dangerous districts
    15A. Awarding compensation to sufferers from misconduct of inhabitants or person interested in land
    16. Recovery of moneys payable under sections 13, 14, 15 and 15A, and disposal of same when recovered
    17. Special police-officers
    18. Powers of special police-officers
    19. Refusal to serve as special police-officers
    20. Authority to be exercised by police-officers
    21. [Omitted]
    22. Police-officers always on duty and may be employed in any part of district
    23. Duties of police-officers
    24. Police-officers may lay information, etc.
    25. Police-officers to take charge of unclaimed property, and be subject to Magistrate¿s orders as to disposal
    26. Magistrate may detain property and issue proclamation
    27. Confiscation of property if no claimant appears
    28. Persons refusing to deliver up certificate, etc., on ceasing to be police-officers
    29. Penalties for neglect of duty, etc.
    30. Regulation of public assemblies and processions, and licensing of same
    Music in the streets
    30A. Powers with regard to assemblies and processions violating condition of license
    31. Police to keep order in public roads, etc.
    32. Penalty for disobeying orders issued under last three sections, etc.
    33. Saving of control of Magistrate of district
    34. Punishment for certain offences on roads, etc. Power of police- officers
    Slaughtering cattle, furious riding, etc.
    Cruelty to animals
    Obstructing passengers.
    Exposing goods for sale
    Throwing dirt into street
    Being found drunk or riotous
    Indecent exposure of person
    Neglect to protect dangerous places
    34A. Prohibition to sell tickets, etc.
    35. Jurisdiction
    36. Power to prosecute under other law not affected
    37. Recovery of penalties and fines imposed by Magistrates
    38-41. [Repealed]
    42. Limitation of actions
    Tender of amends
    43. Plea that act was done under warrant
    44. Police-officers to keep dairy
    45. Government may prescribe form of returns
    46. Scope of Act
    47. [Omitted]

  45. Bangladesh - Specific categories of workers - Law, Act

    Public Servants (Inquiries) Act, 1850 (No. XXXVII of 1850). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1850-11-01 | BGD-1850-L-98727


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