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Punjab Minor Canals Act,1905

Punjab Minor Canals Act,1905




Chapter I Preliminary
1 Short title and extent
2 Operation of Act
3 Definitions
Chapter II Construction of Canals and Water-dues
4 Prohibition against construction of canals without permission
5 Application for permission and procedure thereon
6 Power of Collector to construct canal from notified source of supply
7 Power to prohibit the unauthorised canal
8 Water-dues
Chapter III Provision applicable to canals under Schedule I
9 This chapter applicable only to canals under Schedule I
10 General powers of Collector
11 Power of Government to suspend or extinguish rights in or over any scheduled canal on payment of compensation
12 Power to enter ad survey etc
13 Power to enter for repairs and prevent accidents
14 Power to occupy land adjacent to canal for deposition soil from canal and to excavate earth for repairs to the banks and compensation for damage
15 Supply of water through intervening water-course
16 Application for construction of new water course
17 Procedure of Collector thereupon
18 Application for transfer of existing water-course
19 Inquiry into and determination of objections to construction or transfer of water-courses
20 Expenses to be paid by applicant for construction or transfer of water course before receiving occupation
21 Procedure for fixing compensation
22 Recovery of compensation and expenses

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