Forestry Act 1956. | Land Portal

Resource information

Resource Language: 
ISBN / Resource ID: 
LEX-FAOC020976
Pages: 
1
License of the resource: 
Copyright details: 
© FAO. FAO is committed to making its content freely available and encourages the use, reproduction and dissemination of the text, multimedia and data presented. Except where otherwise indicated, content may be copied, printed and downloaded for private study, research and teaching purposes, and for use in non-commercial products or services, provided that appropriate acknowledgement of FAO as the source and copyright holder is given and that FAO's endorsement of users' views, products or services is not stated or implied in any way.

The amendments made concern the payment of compensation for the acquisition of land by the Minister for purposes of forestry. In case, within three months after the final determination of the compensation, any person applies to the Minister for payment thereof and: (i) the Minister is satisfied that that person has enjoyed such interest for a continuous period of not less than six years immediately before the vesting date, (ii) the Minister is satisfied that that person either is unable to give an effective discharge for the compensation, the compensation being regarded for this purpose as the proceeds of a sale of such interest effected immediately before the vesting date, or would be able to do so only at disproportionate cost, (iii) that person furnishes to the Minister such evidence as to his title to such interest as the Minister considers reasonable, and (iv) the Minister is of opinion that, having regard to all the circumstances, payment of the compensation should be made pursuant to this paragraph, the Minister shall pay the compensation to that person.

Amends: Forestry Act 1946. (2000-08-15)
Repealed by: Wildlife (Amendment) Act, 2000 (Act No. 38 of 2000). (2000-12-18)

Authors and Publishers

Author(s), editor(s), contributor(s): 
LEG Database Workgroup
Publisher(s): 

The British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII) provides access to the most comprehensive set of British and Irish primary legal materials that are available for free and in one place on the internet. In August 2012, BAILII included 90 databases covering 7 jurisdictions. The system contains around 36 gigabytes of legal materials and around 297,513 searchable documents.

Data provider

Related categories

Share this page