ADMIRALTY LANDS ORDINANCE

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. All lands held for the Naval Service vested in the Admiralty.

3. Lands subsequently acquired for the Naval Service to vest in the Admiralty.

4. Lands vested in the succeeding Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty.

5. Title by which Lords Commissioners of Admiralty may be cited.

6. Lords Commissioners may sell, exchange, or let lands.

7. Lords Commissioners may maintain and defend suits.

1 of 1862.

AN ORDINANCE for vesting all lands and property in Ceylon occupied by or for the Naval Service of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the Lord High Admiral, or the Commissioners for executing the office of Lord High Admiral, of the said United Kingdom for the time being.

[Date of Commencement: 29th September, 1862]

1. Short title.

This Ordinance may be cited as the Admiralty Lands Ordinance.

2. All lands held for the Naval Service vested in the Admiralty.

All lands and property which have been conveyed to or are vested in any person or persons, or are held or in any manner occupied by or in the name of any person in trust for Her Majesty or Her Royal Predecessors, and Her or Their Heirs or Successors, for the use of the Naval Service of the said United Kingdom, or of any of the departments of or belonging to the said Naval Service, by whatever title or for whatever interest therein the same shall be had, held, or occupied, together with all rights, servitudes, and appurtenances thereto belonging, shall be vested in the Lord High Admiral of the said United Kingdom, or the Commissioners for executing the office of Lord High Admiral aforesaid for the time being, according to the respective nature and quality of the said lands, and the several interests therein respectively, in trust for Her Majesty, Her Heirs, and Successors, for the public service.

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