The Government Grants Act, 1895

( ACT NO. XV OF 1895 )

An Act to explain the Transfer of Property Act, 1882, so far as relates to grants from the Government, and to remove certain doubts as to the powers of the Government in relation to such grants.

WHEREAS doubts have arisen as to the extent and operation of the Transfer of Property Act, 1882, and as to the power of the Government to impose limitations and restrictions upon grants and other transfers of land made by it or under its authority, and it is expedient to remove such doubts; It is hereby enacted as follows:-