It has been long a prevalent practice in the Province of Bihar to borrow money on the mortgage and conditional sale of landed property, under stipulation that if the sum borrowed be not repaid (with or without interest) by a fixed period, the sale shall become absolute.
A Regulation for extending to the Province of Benares the rates of interest on future loans, and provisions relative thereto, contained in Regulation XV 1793; also for a general extension of the period fixed by Regulation I, 1798, and XXXIV, 1803 for the redemption of mortgages and conditional sales of land, under deeds of bai-bil-wafa, kat-kabala or other similar designation.
The lands gained from the rivers or sea by the means above mentioned are a frequent source of contention and affray, the although the law and custom of the country have established rules applicable to such cases, these rules not being generally known, the Courts of Justice have sometimes found it difficult to determine the rights of litigant parties claiming chars or other lands gained in the manner above described.
WHEREAS the wetlands act as regulator of water regime, source for underground water recharging, mechanism for waste water treatment, air quality purifier and store of water for fire-fighting and have great ecological significance for human life
Practice – In cases Not provided for by this Chapter, or by the rules of procedure laid down in the Indian Succession Act, or the Administrator-General’s Act, or the Code, the practice and procedure of the Probate Division of the High, Court of Justice in England shall be followed so far as they are applicable and not inconsistent with this Chapter and the said Acts.
The period, within which all the lawful heirs of a deceased bargadar, where there are more than one lawful heir, may determine, under sub-section (1) of section 15A, one lawful heir who may continue the cultivation of such land, is thirty days from the date of death of the deceased bargadar.
“Public Library’ means a library open to the public, and includes –
(i) a Government Public Library,
(ii) the State Central Library,
(iii) a sponsored public library declared as such under section 16A, or
(iv) such other library as the Government may declare to be a public library
West Bengal Stamp (Prevention of Undervaluation of Instruments) Rules, 2001 Published vide Notification No. 821-F.T, dated 1st March, 2001 (w.e.f. 15.03.2001) and published in the Calcutta Gazette Extraordinary, Part 1, dated 5.03.2001. […]
An Act to provide for reservation of seats for admission of the students belonging to the Scheduled Castes, the Scheduled Tribes and the Other Backward Classes domiciled in the State of West Bengal to certain Higher Educational Institutions in the State of West Bengal which are established, maintained or aided by the State Government, and for such matters connected therewith and incidental thereto.
West Bengal Workmen’s House-Rent Allowance Rules, 1975 Published vide Notification No. 14-E, dated 27.9.1975 1. Short title and commencement. – (1) These rules may be called the West Bengal Workmen’s House-Rent Allowance […]
(West Bengal Act 56 of 1974) Dated 18.07.1975 An Act to provide for the payment of house-rent allowance to workmen employed in industry in West Bengal. Whereas it is expedient to provide […]
PART I—Orders and Notifications by the Governor of West Bengal, the High Court, Government Treasury, etc. The Kolkata Gazette GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL Land & Land Reforms and R.R. & R Department Land […]
Published in the Calcutta Gazette, Ext., Pt.III, No. 530, dated 1.4.1976. (Bengal Act 21 of 1976) (As extended to the Union territory of Delhi] ) An Act to provide for the prevention […]
Circular No. 1469-GE(M) IIL-20/10, dated 17.3.2010. Whereas the matter pertaining to providing secure land tenure to the urban poor families belonging to economically weaker sections (EWS), occupying vested land for homestead purpose […]
In exercise of the power conferred by clause (4) of section 2 of the West Bengal Land Reforms Act, 1955 (West Bengal Act No. 10 of 1956) and in supersession of all earlier notifications on the subject-matter, the Governor is pleased hereby to appoint, with immediate effect, the officers mentioned in column (2) of Table below to discharge the functions of a Collector in respect of the conversion cases i.e. change of area, character or use of land under section 4C of the said Act, within the jurisdiction mentioned in column (3) of the said Table against each of such officers:
Application for mutation shall be received in the office of the Block Land & Land Reforms Officer by one or two officials who will be entrusted to do the job by the Block Land & Land Reforms Officer depending upon the flow of such applications in that office from time to time. No such application shall be received unless the same is submitted in the proforma as prescribed below which may be either typed or handwritten with requisite application fee and process fee along with the following documents
Published vide notification No. 2254-P, dated 8th May, 2007, published in the Kolkata Gazette, Extraordinary, Part 1, dated 8th May, 2007. In exercise of the power conferred by section 25 of the […]
The West Bengal Estate Acquisition Act 1953 CHAPTER 1- PRELIMINARY- GO CHAPTER II. Acquisition of estates and of the rights of intermediaries therein 4.Notification vesting estates and rights of intermediaries (1) The […]
The interest of the intermediary was affected under the W.B.E.A. Act. But it is not a fact that no person other than intermediary was brought under the ambit of the W.B.E.A. Act. The words “and any of the rights of certain other persons in the lands comprised in the estates” have been inserted with retrospective effect by section 2 of the W.B.E.A. (Amendment) Act, 1961 (W.B. Act. IX of 1961). The preamble can be referred in case of any doubt in the interpretation of the provisions of a statute.
The West Bengal Court-Fees Act, 1970
West Bengal Act 10 of 1970