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Bangladesh. 1991 ‘Arrangement of Sections, Preliminary, Short Title and Interpretation.’ Arms Act, 1878 (Act No. XI OF 1878); Section 1. Dhaka: Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs. 1 January
The Arms Act
Arrangement of Sections, Preliminary, Short Title and Interpretation….
An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to Arms, Ammunition and Military Stores.
WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to arms, ammunition and military stores; It is hereby enacted as follows:−
1. This Act may be called the Arms Act, 1878; and it extends to the whole of Bangladesh.
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