LU BITSHID B M AUTHORITY
No. 317 , CUTTACK , MONDAY , FEBRUARY 25 , 2013 / FALGUNA 6 , 1934
The 25th February , 2013
No.2237 -Legis -4 /2012 /L. — The following Act of the Odisha Legislative
Assembly having been assented to by the Governor on the 14th February , 2013 is
hereby published for general information .
ODISHA ACT 7 OF 2013
THE ODISHA MUNICIPAL CORPORATION (AMENDMENT )
AN ACT FURTHER TO AMEND THE ODISHA MUNICIPAL
CORPORATION ACT , 2003
Be it enacted by the Legislature ofthe State of Odisha in the
Sixty -third Year of Republic of India as follows:
Short title .
1. This Actmay be called the Odisha Municipal Corporation
(Amendment) Act, 2012 .
Amendment 2. In the OdishaMunicipal Corporation Act, 2003 (hereinafter Odisha Act
of long title .
11 of 2003 .
referred to as the principal Act) for the words “ State of Odisha”, the
words " State of Odisha" shall be substituted .
of section 1 .
3. In section 1 of the principal Act,
(a ) in sub - section (1 ), for the word " Orissa ” the word
"Odisha ” shall be substituted ; and
(b ) in sub -section (2 ), for the words " State of Orissa ” the
words " State of Odisha " shall be substituted .
of section 70 .
4. In the principal Act, in section 70 , in sub -section (3 ), for
clause (b ), the following clause shall be substituted , namely :
" (6 ) hasbeen adjudged by a competent court to be of unsound
mind or in the opinion of the District Leprosy Officer is
suffering from an infectious type of leprosy ; or”.
By Order of the Governor
Principal Secretary to Government, I/c .
Printed and published by the Director of Printing, Stationery and Publication , Odisha, Cuttack - 10
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