THE ORPHANAGES AND WIDOWS’ HOMES ACT, 1944

(BENGAL ACT NO. III OF 1944).
  [29th June, 1944]
 
 
     
     An Act to provide for the better control and supervision of orphanages, widows’ homes and marriage bureaux, in Bangladesh. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to provide for the better control and supervision of orphanages, widows’ homes and marriage bureaux, in Bangladesh;



It is hereby enacted as follows:-
   
 
 
   
 
 
 
1 Throughout this Act, the words “Bangladesh”, “Government” and “Taka” were substituted for the words “East Pakistan”, “Provincial Government” and “rupees” respectively by section 3 and the Second Schedule of the Bangladesh Laws (Revision And Declaration) Act, 1973 (Act No. VIII of 1973)

 
 

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