RESUMPTION OF STATE LAND (ANURADHAPURA PRESERVATION BOARD) law

Arrangement of Sections

1. Short title.

2. Vesting in the State in certain circumstances of land alienated by the Anuradhapura Preservation Board.

3. Legal effect of vesting Order.

4. Serving of vesting Order and taking possession of land alienated.

5. Obstruction to be an offence.

6. This Law not to apply to associations or bodies.

7. This Law to prevail over other laws.

8. Interpretation.

3 of 1975.

A LAW to enable the resumption by the state in certain circumstances of lands alienated by the Anuradhapura Preservation Board, and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

[Date of Commencement: 4th February, 1975]

1. Short title.

This Law may be cited as the Resumption of State Land (Anuradhapura Preservation Board) Law.

2. Vesting in the State in certain circumstances of land alienated by the Anuradhapura Preservation Board.

(1) Where any land within the Area of Authority of the Anuradhapura Preservation Board, hereinafter referred to as the "Board”, had been alienated by the Board before July 17, 1973, to any person for the purpose of industrial, business, residential or commercial development, and the Government Agent is satisfied that no construction of a permanent building has been commenced on that land on or before July 17, 1974, in accordance with a plan approved by the Board, the Government Agent shall by a vesting Order published in the Gazette vest such land in the State with effect from such date as may be specified therein.

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