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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

    The civil code of Kazakhstan

    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    December, 1994
    Kazakhstan

    Article 2(1): 

    "1. Civil legislation is based on the recognition of the equality of the participants of the relations regulated thereby, inviolability of property, freedom of agreement, prohibition of arbitrary interference in somebody's private affairs, indispensability of the free exercise of civil rights, and provision for the restitution of violated rights and their defence in the court."

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    September, 2013
    India

    An Act to ensure,in consultation with institutions oflocal self-government and Gram Sabhas established under the Constitution, a humane, participative, informed andt ransparent process for land acquisition for industrialisation, development of essential infrastructuml facilities and urbanisation with the least disturbance to the owners of the land and other affected families and provide just and fair compensation to the affected families whose land has been acquired or proposed to be cquired or are affected by such acquisition and make adequate provisions for such affected persons for the i

  4. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    September, 2012
    Kenya

    This was Kenya's law on expropriation from 2010-2012 - it was repealed by the 2012 Land Act.

  5. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    June, 1965
    Malawi

    This is the general land legislation of Malawi. 

  6. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    April, 2000
    Afghanistan

    This is Afghanistan's general law on expropriation of land. It was last amended in 2005

  7. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    January, 1955
    Botswana

    An Act to make provision authorizing the acquisition of property for public and other purposes, and for settling the amount of any compensation to be paid, or any matter in difference.

  8. Library Resource
    Legislation & Policies
    Legislation
    June, 1962
    Ghana

    An act to provide for the acquisition of land in the national interest and other purposes connected therewith

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