Bangladesh Code

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Bangladesh Code
LanguageEnglish (Volumes 1-26)
Bengali (Volumes 26-38)
PublisherMinistry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs

The Bangladesh Code is an official compilation and codification of laws in Bangladesh, which is published by the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs of the Government of Bangladesh. The code was initiated in 1973 and first published in 1977.

It has 38 volumes, of which 26 are in English and 12 are in Bengali. The code includes laws enacted in British India, Pakistan (1947–1971) and the People's Republic of Bangladesh. It begins with the Districts Act, 1836.[1]

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  1. ^ "Index of the Bangladesh Code". Retrieved 2017-07-11.