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Bills placed in JS to raise allowances of Supreme Court judges

 Staff Correspondent   daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:16 PM, 27 November 2021   Updated: 04:53 PM, 27 November 2021

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Two bills were placed in Jatiya Sangsad (parliament) on Saturday to raise the allowances of the chief justice and the judges of the Appellate Division and the High Court.

Law Minister Anisul Huq placed the bills -  Bangladesh Supreme Court Judges (Remuneration and Privileges) Act, 2021 and Bangladesh Supreme Court Judges (Travelling Allowance) Act, 2021.

The Bangladesh Supreme Court Judges (Remuneration and Privileges) Act, 2021 will replace the existing ordinance of 1978 while the Bangladesh Supreme Court Judges (Travelling Allowance) Act, 2021 will replace an ordinance of 1976.

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