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The Forest Act, 1927

( ACT NO. XVI Of 1927 )

Chapter III


Effect of other of law on social forestry
28B. (1) For the purposes of section 26 and 34, the exercise of any right granted by a social forestry agreement under section 28A shall be considered to be done with permission in writing of the Forest-Officer.
(2) Section 80 shall not apply to private lands subject to a voluntary written agreement under section 28A, unless such agreement itself allows the Government to invoke all or part of section 80.
(3) Section 81 shall not apply to participants in social forestry projects under section 28A.]

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    The words "OF VILLAGE-FOREST AND SOCIAL FORESTRY" were substituted, for the words "OF VILLAGE-FORESTS" by section 5 of the Forest (Amendment) Act, 2000 (Act No. X of 2000).
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