Legislative Dictionary

The Parliament of Bangladesh is the supreme law making authority and it has either adopted or enacted as many as 956 Acts, Ordinances and Orders till January, 2007 and in these laws hundreds of words have been defined or interpreted or explained to give effect to the true meaning of the laws. In this dictionary, we have included basically the terms which are defined in English [from 1987, the laws of Bangladesh have been being enacted in Bengali with some exception] and gradually we shall include all the terms defined or interpreted or explained in the laws of the land.

Legislative Dictionary

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Bangladeshi Company"Bangladeshi company" means a company formed and registered under the Companies Act, 1913 (VII of 1913)...484
Bank"bank" and "banker" mean — (a) any company carrying on the business of bankers, (b) [omitted] (c) any...387
Bank Debt"Bank-debt" means a loan given or a financing benefit in respect of which a claim may be made by a bank...371
Bank-NoteThe expression "bank-note" means a promissory note or engagement for the payment of money to bearer on...377
Banker"Banker" means a person transacting the business of accepting, for the purpose of lending or investment,...401
Bankers' Books"Bankers' books" include ledgers, day-books, cash-books, account-books and all other books used in the...403
Banking"Banking" means the accepting, for the purpose of lending or investment, of deposits of money from the...404
Banking Company"Banking Company" means any company which transacts the business of banking in Bangladesh; Explanation.—...419
Bankrupt"Bankrupt" means a debtor who is adjudged a bankrupt under section 10 or 45 or 46(13). [See, section...416
Bar Council"Bar Council" means the Bangladesh Bar Council constituted under this Order. [See, article 2 (b), the...398