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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation
    July, 2017
    Uganda

    Compulsory acquisition is the power of government to acquire private rights in land for a public purpose, without the willing consent of its owner or occupant. This power is known by a variety of names depending on a country’s legal traditions, including eminent domain, expropriation, takings  and  compulsory purchase.

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    Other legal document
    March, 2017
    Africa, South Africa

    Writ­ten sub­mis­sions on the MPRDA Amend­ment Bill 15D of 2013 to the Gaut­eng Leg­is­la­ture, made on behalf of the Land Access Move­ment of South Africa (LAM­OSA), the Amadiba Cri­sis Com­mit­tee (ACC), and Bench Marks Foun­da­tion.

  3. Library Resource

    National Expropriation Law

    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    January, 1977
    Argentina

    This is Argentina's national law on expropriation dating back to 1977.

  4. Library Resource

    Land Act

    Legislation
    National Policies
    June, 2007
    Southern Asia, Bhutan

    Preamble of Land Act: "Whereas, legislative reforms initiated from the Golden Throne have resulted in enactment and amendment of many laws for the benefit of the people of Bhutan, the Land Act of Bhutan shall stand testimony to the continued commitment and diligence of the Druk Gyalpo in his pursuit to promote the well-being of the Bhutanese people.

  5. Library Resource
    Legislation
    February, 1995
    Namibia

    An Act to provide for the acquisition of agricultural land by the State for the purpose of land reform and for the allocation of such land to Namibian citizens who do not own or otherwise have the use of any or of adequate agricultural land, and foremost those Namibian citizens who have been socially, economically or educationally disadvantaged by past discriminatory laws or practices; to vest in the State a preferent right to purchase agricultural land for the purposes of the Act; to provide for the compulsory acquisition of agricultural land by the State for the purposes of the Act; to re

  6. Library Resource
    Legislation
    March, 2014
    Namibia

    An Act to amend the Agricultural (Commercial) Land Reform Act, 1995, so as to insert a certain definition; to provide for further situations where the State has the right of preference to purchase land; to provide for a negotiating committee on purchase prices; and to provide for incidental matters.

  7. Library Resource
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    Chapter 210

    Legislation
    October, 1942
    Tanzania

    An Act to make provision relating to chattel securities and the transfer of chattels.

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    Chapter 393

    Legislation
    July, 1963
    Tanzania

    An Act to convert freehold estates in land into leasehold estates and to provide for the corresponding diminution of other estates and interests in and over land, to declare the incidents of such leasehold estates and to provide for the development of land.  

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    Chapter 118

    Legislation
    December, 1967
    Tanzania

    An Act to provide for the compulsory acquisition of lands for public purposes and in connection with housing schemes.

  10. Library Resource
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    Legislation
    September, 1997
    Tanzania

    An Act to make provision for investment in Tanzania, to provide for more favourable conditions for investors, and for related matters. 

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