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THE CANTONMENTS RENT RESTRICTION ACT, 1963

(ACT NO. XI OF 1963).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 27th April, 1963  
  
     An Act to make provision for the control of rents of certain class of buildings within the limits of the Cantonment areas and for the eviction of tenants therefrom. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to make provision for the control of rents of certain class of buildings within the limits of the cantonment areas, for the eviction of tenants therefrom and for matters connected therewith;
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Act not to apply to certain buildings
4. Power of exemption
5. Act to override other laws
6. Appointment of Controller
7. Determination of fair rent
8. Increase of fair rent in certain cases
9. Landlord not to claim anything in excess of fair rent
10. Fine or premium not to be charged for grant, renewal or continuance of tenancy
11. Moneys which should not have been paid may be recovered
12. Tenant to pay taxes
13. Landlord not to interfere with amenities enjoyed by the tenant
14. Restriction of conversion of residential buildings into commercial buildings and vice versa
15. Failure by landlord to make necessary repairs
16. Reimbursement of expenses incurred on repairs under orders of a local authority
17. Eviction of tenant
18. Registration of hotels and lodging-houses
19. Fixation of fair rates
20. Fair rates, etc., to be displayed
21. Eviction of guests from hotels, etc.
22. Eviction of Government servants, etc.
23. Decisions which have become final not to be reopened
24. Appeal
25. Execution of orders
26. Landlord and tenant to furnish particulars
27. Procedure and powers of Controller
28. Penalties
29. Cognizance of offence
30. Controller to be a public servant
31. Indemnity
32. Power to make rules
 
 

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