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SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2018
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Acquisition of land - Determination of compensation - Deduction for development charges - 40 Kanals and 9 marlas of land acquired for construction of warehouse/godown - Exemplar relied upon by High Court was for small extent of land of 9 marlas sold prior to 56 months to notification u/s 4 of L.A..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Punjab Town Improvement Trust Act, 1922, Section 36, Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Amendment u/s 23(1) of 1922 Act - Applicability - Award passed prior to date of commencement of amendment, hence, provisions for payment of enhanced compensation u/s 23(1) of 1922 Act will not apply...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23-- Land acquisition - Compensation - Value of each pomegranate tree - Department of Horticulture fixed rate of each pomegranate tree @ Rs.75 on the date of notification u/s 4(1) of Land Acquisition Act - Reference Court as well as High Court committed an error in fixing rate of pomegranate trees at..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 23(IA), Mizo District (Agricultural Land) Act, 1963, Section 4, 11, Mizo District (Agricultural Land) Rules, 1971, Rule 2, 4-- Acquisition of land - Additional interest on compensation - Grant of - Government owner of land - Claimants/respondent nos.1 to 4 are only allotment holder of land for agricultural purpose for limited periods specified in their periodic Patta, without having any heritable/transferable/salable..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 4, 6, 5A-- Acquisition of land - Declaration u/s 6 of the Act - Claim of exemption of land from acquisition - It was incumbent upon respondent No.1 to file objections u/s 5-A of the Act to claim exemption of land from acquisition on the basis of sanction of building plan granted before 1980 - Having failed..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 6-- Acquisition of land - Declaration u/s 6 of the Act - Computation of period - In computing any period referred u/s 6(1) Proviso of the Act, period during which any action or proceeding to be taken in pursuance of notification issued u/s 4(1) of the Act is stayed by an order of a Court shall be..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Right to Fair Compensation and Transparency in Land Acquisition, Rehabilitation and Resettlement Act, 2013, Section 24(2)-- Acquisition of land - Lapse of acquisition proceedings - Appeals filed by development authority already dismissed by Supreme Court - However, appellants are given a period of 1 year to exercise their liberty granted u/s 24(2) of the Act, for initiation of acquisition proceedings afresh, failing..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2017
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 17, 11, 11A-- Acquisition of land - Validity of award - Land acquired by invoking urgency clause u/s 17 of the Act and dispensing with requirement of filing objections u/s 5-A of the Act - This action on the part of Government was upheld by Supreme Court in the first round of litigation - S.11-A of the Act is..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 4, 6, Delhi Lands (Restrictions on Transfer) Act, 1972, Section 4-- Acquisition of land - Restriction on transfer - Transfer prior to declaration u/s 6 of Land Acquisition Act but after notification S.4(1) of Land Acquisition Act - Such transfer thus, not void in State, as the same is not made after declaration of acquisition of land in question - Subsequent..........
GUJARAT HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Land Acquisition Act, 1894, Section 28-- Compensation - Enhancement - Interest on excess amount of compensation - As per S.28 of the Act, claimants are entitled to interest @ 9% for the first year from the date of taking of possession till date of payment but awarding interest @ 15% after the expiry of one year is the discretion of Court..........

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