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THE ALLUVIAL LANDS ACT, 1920

(ACT NO. V OF 1920).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 13th October, 1920  
  
     1 An Act to prevent disputes concerning the possession of certain lands in Bangladesh gained by alluvion, or by dereliction of a river or the sea.
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to make provision for the prevention of disputes concerning the possession of certain lands in Bangladesh gained by alluvion, or by dereliction of a river or the sea;

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It is hereby enacted as follows:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title and extent
2. Definitions
3. Power of Collector to attach alluvial land
4. Collector to cause survey to be made
4A. List of claimants
5. Reference to Civil Courts
6. Taking possession of land by person entitled to it
6A. Appeal
7. Costs
7A. Revision
7B. Control by the Government
7C. [Omitted]
8. Rules
9. Indemnity
9A. Bar to jurisdiction of Civil Court
10. Bar to institution of Proceedings under section 145 of the Code of Criminal Procedure
 
 

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