Description : The report contains discussions on the following subjects: the Carriers' Act; Amendment to the Sea Passengers' Act; the Minicoy light; compulsory pilotage at Chittagong; amendment of the Vaccination Act V 1880; town improvement; average adjusters; new Indian Railway Bill; holidays and holiday fees; extension of railways in India; amendment of the Petroleum Act VIII of 1881; transfer of Hooghly pilotage from government to the Port Trust; Holmes' Patent Light; price of gold in Calcutta; employment of special tugs; competition of the East Indian Railways Company with private coal industries; incorrect stamping of piece goods; trade with Tibet the enhancement of fees on Jute pressing companies in the suburbs; question connected with the grant of "B" certificates to native passenger vessels; punishment for desertion and absence without leave; petroleum depot at Budge Budge; amendments to the Indian Registration Act; income tax; the Bengal-Nagpore Railway; the Burmah question; Parliamentary Committee to enquirw into the working of the India Act, 1858; the Jute Measurement Scheme; Howrah Bridge tolls; Bengal Tenancy act; Indian tramways Bill; conference to facilitate the conduct of the Export Trade of Calcutta; Amendment of Act III 1879, an Act to provide for the periodical inspection of steam-boilers and prime-movers; the finance committee; Samall Cause Court; the constitution of the Port Commission; engagement of Lascar seamen; Orissa port dues; rules framed under Act VI and VII of 1884; the new Law of Bankruptcy in India; members withdrawn; new members; funds of the chamber.
Title : Report of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industries from 1st January 1885 to 30th April, 1886
Reference Number : BCCI_Report_1885_1886
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