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12/07/2024
Laws of Bangladesh

The State Acquisition and Tenancy Act, 1950 (East Bengal Act)

( ACT NO. XXVIII OF 1951 )

Chapter XI

MISCELLANEOUS

Power to make rules
78. (1) The Government may, after previous publication, make rules for carrying out the purposes of Parts II, III and IV of this Act.
 
 
 
 
(2) In particular, and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing power, such rules may provide for all or any of the following matters, namely:-
 
 
 
 
(a) the forms of the notifications referred to in sub-section (3) of section 3 and the particulars which such notifications shall contain;
 
 
 
 
(b) the manner of service of the notice and the form of the return referred to in sub-section (1) of section 4;
 
 
 
 
(c) the time and manner of receiving an ad interim payment referred to in sub-section (1) and (2) of section 6;
 
 
 
 
(d) the determination of the amounts of deductions referred to in sub-section (4) of section 6;
 
 
 
 
(e) the manner of and the period for filling appeals referred to in section 7;
 
 
 
 
(f) the manner of recovery of fines referred to in section 8;
 
 
 
 
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(h) the form of the applications referred to in section 15, the particulars which such applications shall contain and the amounts of process fees which shall accompany such applications;
 
 
 
 
(i) the manner of preparing or revising a record-of-rights under section 17 and the procedure to be followed and the powers to be exercised by Revenue-officers in preparing or revising such record-of-rights;
 
 
 
 
(j) the particulars to be recorded in the record-of-rights to be prepared or revised under section 17;
 
 
 
 
(k) the manner and period of publication of the draft record-of-rights under sub-section (1) of section 19;
 
 
(l) the Revenue Authority to whom, the manner in which and the period within which an appeal under sub-section (2) of section 19 may be preferred;
 
 
 
 
(m) the disposal of objections and appeals under section 19;
 
 
 
 
(n) the manner of publication of the record-of-rights under sub-section (3) of section 19;
 
 
 
 
(o) the period for exercise of choice under sub-section (3) of section 20 and the manner of allotment of lands under the said sub-section when no choice is exercised;
 
 
 
 
(p) the manner of selection of lands under clause (ii) of sub-section (5) of section 20 which shall come within the purview of sub-clause (c) of clause (i) of the said sub-section;
 
 
 
 
(q) the manner of and the procedure for revising the particulars referred to in sub-section (2) of section 31 and the powers to be exercised by Revenue-officer for the purpose;
 
 
 
 
(r) the form of a Compensation Assessment-roll under section 33, the manner of preparing it and the particulars to be specified therein;
 
 
 
 
(s) the manner of calculation of the sums and determination of the expenditure and charges referred to in sub-section (2) of sections 35;
 
 
 
 
(t) the procedure to be followed in the apportionment of the compensation between the holder of a temporary tenure or tenancy and his immediately superior landlord under clause (2) of section 37;
 
 
 
 
(u) the manner of and the procedure for the calculation of compensation and preparation of Compensation Assessment-rolls in cases referred to in section 38;
 
 
 
 
(v) the manner of determination of the annual letting value of lands referred to in items (e) and (f) and the manner of determination of the actual cost of construction and the amount on account of depreciation referred to in item (f) of the table in sub-section (1) of section 39;
 
 
 
 
(w) the manner of determination of the normal annual produce of land under clause (a) of sub-section (3) of section 39;
 
 
(x) the manner of determination of the cost of cultivation referred to in sub-clause (i) of clause (b) of sub-section (3) of section 39;
 
 
 
 
(y) the manner of determination of net annual profit from fisheries referred to in sub-section (4) of section 39;
 
 
 
 
(z) the procedure to be followed in making the apportionment of compensation referred to in sub-section (5) of section 39;
 
 
 
 
(za) the manner and period of publication of a draft Compensation Assessment-roll under sub-section (1) of section 40 and disposal of objections under that sub-section;
 
 
 
 
(zb) the Revenue Authority to whom appeals under section 41 are to be preferred and disposal of appeals under that section;
 
 
 
 
(zc) the manner of publication of a Compensation Assessment-roll under section 42;
 
 
 
 
(zd) the manner of publication of a proclamation under section 45;
 
 
 
 
(ze) the assignment under sub-section (1) of section 46 of numbers to be borne on the revenue-roll of a district in respect of areas to which a record-of-rights referred to in that sub-section relates and the manner in which copies of record-of-rights shall be distributed under sub-section (2) of that section;
 
 
 
 
(zf) the powers and duties of the Commissioner of State Purchase referred to in sub-section (2) of section 48;
 
 
 
 
(zg) the powers and duties of the Director of Land Records and Surveys referred to in sub-section (3) of section 48;
 
 
 
 
(zh) the form of application referred to in sub-section (1) of section 52 or in section 53;
 
 
 
 
(zi) the manner of ascertaining excess payment under sub-section (2) of section 57 and the superior Revenue Authority referred to in the second proviso to that sub-section;
 
 
 
 
(zj) the manner of computing the sum referred to in section 67 and the manner and instalments for its payment to an outgoing rent-receiver under the said section;
 
 
(zk) the manner of application under sub-section (1) of section 70;
 
 
 
 
(zl) the manner of and the procedure for the determination of the extent of reduction in the net income referred to in sub-section (3) of section 70;
 
 
 
 
(zm) the manner of and the procedure for the calculation of the net annual income and the income referred to in sub-section (4) of section 70;
 
 
 
 
(zn) the manner of publication of a notice under sub-section (2) of section 71 and the form in which and the period within which a statement referred to in that sub-section is to be submitted and the particulars which such statement shall contain;
 
 
 
 
(zo) the rules referred to in sub-section (5) of section 71;
 
 
 
 
(zp) the period for presenting an appeal under sub-section (6) of section 71;
 
 
 
 
(zq) the manner of recovery of debts under sub-section (7) of section 71;
 
 
 
 
(zr) the procedure and conduct of the Revenue-officers and of officers and servants referred to in section 73;
 
 
 
 
(zs) the exercise of powers under sub-section (1) of section 74 to enforce the making and delivery of statements and production of records or documents;
 
 
 
 
(zt) the rules for settlement of lands referred to in section 76.
 
 
 
 

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    Clause (g) was omitted by section 4 of the East Bengal State Acquisition and Tenancy (Amendment) Act, 1964 (East Pakistan Act VI of 1964)
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