TCB Bill 2015 passed in Jatiya Sangsad
11 February 2015, Nirapad News: ‘Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (Amendment) Bill, 2015’ has passed in the Jatiya Sangsad on Wednesday. The bill has passed to bring dynamism in the overall activities of TCB to ensure buffer stock for crisis moment and keep market price of all essentials stable.
The bill passed in an amended form unanimously through voice votes in the House with Deputy Speaker Fazle Rabbi Miah in the chair this evening.
Earlier, Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed proposed the ‘Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (Amendment) Bill, 2015’ the parliament for passage.
On September 3, 2014, the bill was placed in the parliament to bring more amendments to the existing Trading Corporation of Bangladesh Order, 1972 to infuse further dynamism into the activities of TCB.
The bill proposed bringing amendments to the first para of the preamble and some articles of the existing Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) Order, 1972.
Besides, Chairman of Parliamentary Standing Committee on Public Accounts Mohiuddin Khan Alamgir placed the first report of the committee on 10th Jatiya Sangsad.