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THE KHULNA CITY CORPORATION ORDINANCE, 1984

(ORDINANCE NO. LXXII OF 1984).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 10th December, 1984  
  
 
এই অধ্যাদেশটি স্থানীয় সরকার ( সিটি কর্পোরেশন ) আইন, ২০০৯ (২০০৯ সনের ৬০ নং আইন) দ্বারা রহিত করা হইয়াছে।
     An Ordinance to consolidate and amend the law relating to the municipal administration of the City of Khulna.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to consolidate and amend the law relating to the municipal administration of the City of Khulna;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 24th March, 1982, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
PART I
PRELIMINARY
1. Short title
2.Definitions
PART II
CORPORATION
CHAPTER I
CONSTITUTION AND COMPOSITION OF THE CORPORATION
3. Constitution of the Corporation
3A. Corporation area to be an administrative unit
4. Composition
4A. [Omitted]
5. [Omitted]
6. Term of the Corporation, etc.
7. [Oath of office]
7A. [Omitted]
8. Declaration of properties
9. Resignation of Mayor and Commissioners
10. Removal of Mayor and Commissioners
11. Qualifications and disqualifications for election[ as Mayor and Commissioner]
12. Vacation of [ office of Mayor and seat of Commissioner ]
13. Casual vacancies
14. Allowances of Commissioners
15. Honorarium and other privileges of [ * * * ] [ * * * ] Mayor
16. Right of Mayor and Commissioners to have access to records
17. Discharge of the functions of the Mayor during temporary absence and casual vacancy
CHAPTER II
[ELECTIONS OF MAYOR AND COMMISSIONER [***]]
18. Division of the city into wards
19. Appointment of Delimitation officer
20. Delimitation of wards
20A. Delimitation of wards for reserved seats
21. Electoral roll
22. Right to vote
22A. General election of Mayor and Commissioners
23. Conduct of elections
24. Publication of results of elections of [ Mayor and Commissioners ]
CHAPTER III
FUNCTIONS OF THE CORPORATION
25. Functions of the Corporation
26. Transfer of functions from Corporation to Government and vice versa
CHAPTER IV
EXECUTIVE POWER AND CONDUCT OF BUSINESS
27. Executive powers
27A. Division of City into Zones
28. Disposal of business
29. Meetings
30. Constitution of Standing Committees
31. Functions of Standing Committees
32. Constitution of other committees
33. Association with the Corporation, etc., of persons not being Commissioners
34. Meeting to be ordinarily open to the public
35. Commissioners not to vote on matters in which they are interested
36. Regulations for procedure and conduct of business at meetings
37. Keeping of minutes of proceedings
38. Validation of acts and proceedings
39. Contracts
40. Works
41. Records, reports and returns
CHAPTER V
CORPORATION OFFICERS AND EMPLOYEES
42. Chief Executive Officer
43. Extraordinary powers of Chief Executive Officer
44. Chief Executive Officer to be custodian of records
45. Right of Chief Executive Officer to be present at meetings
46. Schedule of posts
47. No appointment to be made to any post not included in the schedule
48. Appointing authorities
49. Provident Fund [ * * * ] and other facilities for officers, etc.
50. Punishment of officers and employees
51. Terms and conditions of service
PART III
FINANCIAL MATTERS
CHAPTER I
CORPORATION FUND AND PROPERTY
52. Constitution of Corporation Fund
53. Custody or investment of Corporation Fund and establishment of special funds
54. Application of Corporation Fund
55. Charged expenditure
56. Payments not to be made unless covered by a budget grant
57. Temporary payment from Corporation Fund for works urgently required for public service
58. Budget
59. Accounts
60. Audit
61. Loans
62. Property of the Corporation
63. Recovery against liabilities
CHAPTER II
CORPORATION TAXATION
64. Corporation taxation
65. Notification and enforcement of taxes
66. Model tax schedules
67. Directions with regard to levy of taxes
68. Liability on account of taxes
69. Collection and recovery of taxes
70. Petitions against valuation, assessment, etc.
71. Deduction of taxes from salaries
72. Manner in which taxes to be levied, etc.
PART IV
FUNCTIONS IN DETAIL
CHAPTER I
PUBLIC HEALTH
73. Responsibility for sanitation
74. Insanitary buildings
75. Removal, collection and disposal of refuse
76. Latrines and urinals
77. Births, deaths and marriages
78. Infectious diseases
79. Health and maternity centres, etc.
80. Promotion of public health
81. Hospitals and dispensaries
82. Medical aid and relief, and medical education, etc
CHAPTER II
WATER SUPPLY AND DRAINAGE
83. Water supply
84. Private sources of water-supply
85. Drainage
86. Drainage Schemes
87. Bathing and washing places
88. Dhobi ghats and washermen
89. Public water-courses
90. Public ferries
91. Public fisheries
CHAPTER III
ARTICLES OF FOOD AND DRINK
92. By-laws for articles of food and drink
93. Milk supply
94. Public markets
95. Private markets
96. Slaughter-house
CHAPTER IV
ANIMALS
97. Animal husbandry
98. Stray animals
99. Animal homes and farms
100. Registration of the sale of cattle
101. Livestock improvement
102. Dangerous animals
103. Cattle shows, zoos, etc.
104. Disposal of carcasses
CHAPTER V
TOWN PLANNING
105. Master Plan
106. Site Development Schemes
107. Execution of Site Development Schemes
CHAPTER VI
BUILDING CONTROL
108. Regulation of buildings
CHAPTER VII
STREETS
109. Public streets
110. Streets
111. General provisions about streets
112. Encroachments
113. Street lighting
114. Street watering
115. Traffic control
116. Public vehicles
CHAPTER VIII
PUBLIC SAFETY
117. Fire fighting
118. Civil Defence
119. Floods
120. Famine
121. Dangerous and offensive articles and trades
122. Burial and burning places
CHAPTER IX
TREES, PARKS, GARDENS AND FORESTS
123. Arboriculture
124. Gardens
125. Open spaces
126. Forests
127. Nuisances pertaining to trees and plantations
128. Tanks and low-lying areas
CHAPTER X
EDUCATION
129. Education
130. Compulsory education
131. General provisions about education
CHAPTER XI
CULTURE
132. Culture
133. Libraries
134. Fairs and shows, etc.
CHAPTER XII
SOCIAL WELFARE
135. Social Welfare
CHAPTER XIII
DEVELOPMENT
136. Development plans
137. Community Development Projects
138. Commercial Schemes
PART V
GENERAL
CHAPTER I
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CORPORATION
139. Annual administration report of the Corporation
140. Right of Government to call for records
141. Inspection
142. Power of Government to require the Corporation to take action
143. Power of Government of provide for enforcement of direction under section 142
144. Power of Government to annul illegal proceedings
145. Supersession of the Corporation
146. Suspension of particular department or institution of the Corporation
CHAPTER II
OFFENCES AND PENALTIES
147. Offences
148. Punishment
149. Compounding of offences
150. Cognizance of offences
CHAPTER III
MISCELLANEOUS
151. Power of Government to include and exclude areas in or from the City and effect thereof
152. Appeals
153. Standing Orders
154. Power to make rules
155. Power to make regulations
156. Power to make by-laws
157. General provisions relating to rules, etc.
158. Delegation of powers
159. Licences and sanctions
160. Institution of suits against the Corporation, etc.
161. Notice and service thereof
162. Records to be public documents
163. Mayor, [ * * * ] Commissioners, Officers and employees of the Corporation to be public servants
163A. [omitted]
164. Protection of action taken in good faith, etc.
CHAPTER IV
TRANSITIONAL AND TEMPORARY PROVISIONS
165. Provisions of this Chapter over-ride other provisions
166. Khulna Paurashava to become the Corporation, etc.
167. First elections to the Corporation
167A. Ratification and confirmation of certain orders, acts, etc. of the Corporation
168. Repeal, etc
169. Certain matters to be prescribed
170. Removal of difficulties
SCHEDULE
 
 

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