The Ancient Monuments and Archaeological Sites and Remains Act,1958
28. Assessment of market value of compensation
(1) The market value of any property which the Central Government is empowered to purchase at such value under this Act or the compensation to be paid by the Central Government in respect of any thing done under this Act shall, where any dispute arises in respect of such market value or compensation, be ascertained in the manner provided in sections 3, 5, 8 to 34, 45 to 47, 52 and 52 of the Land Acquisition Act,1894, so far as they can be made applicable: (1 of 1894)
Provided that, when making an enquiry under the said Land Acquisition Act, the Collector shall be assisted bytwo assessors, one of whom shall be a competent person nominated by the Central Government and one a person nominated by the owner, or, in case the owner fails to nominate as assessor within such reasonable time as may be fixed by the Collector in this behalf, by the Collector.
1[(2) For every antiquity in respect of which an order for compulsory acquisition has been made under sub-section (3) of section 23 or under sub-section (1) of section 26, there shall be paid compensation and the provisions of section 20 and 22 of the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act,1972, shall, so far as may be, apply in relation to the determination and payment of such compensation as they apply in relation to the determination and payment of compensation for any antiquity or art treasure compulsorily acquired under section 19 of that Act] (52 of 1972)
1. Substituted for the words by the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act (52 of 1972), vide Section 33(v), w.e.f. 5.04.1976.