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THE GOVERNMENT AND LOCAL AUTHORITY LANDS AND BUILDINGS (RECOVERY OF POSSESSION) ORDINANCE, 1970

(EAST PAKISTAN ORDINANCE XXIV OF 1970).
  Part No : Chapter No : Section No: [ 18th September, 1970  
  
     An Ordinance to repeal and with certain amendments, re-enact the East Bengal Government Lands and Buildings (Recovery of Possession) Act, 1952, and the East Pakistan Government Land (Unauthorised Occupation) Ordinance, 1960, and to consolidate the law relating to recovery of possession and assessment and recovery of compensation and arrear rent from unauthorised occupants of Government and Local Authority lands and buildings. 1
 
    WHEREAS it is expedient to repeal, and with certain amendments, re-enact the East Bengal Government Lands and Buildings (Recovery of Possession) Act, 1952, and the East Pakistan Government Land (Unauthorised Occupation) Ordinance, 1960, and to consolidate the law relating to recovery of possession and assessment and recovery of compensation and arrear rent from unauthorised occupants of Government and Local Authority lands and buildings;



NOW, THEREFORE, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the 25th day of March, 1969, read with the Provisional Constitution Order, and in exercise of all powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-
 
CONTENTS
 
SECTIONS
 
1. Short title, extent and commencement
2. Definitions
3. Eviction of outgoing lessee from land or building
4. Determination of lease and recovery of building in certain cases
5. Eviction of unauthorised occupant
6. Mode of recovery of possession
7. Penalties
8. Forfeiture
9. Compensation for unauthorised occupation
10. Appeal
11. Bar to jurisdiction of civil Court
12. Public servant
13. Indemnity
14. Power to make rules
15. [Omitted.]
 
 

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