The Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property Act,1952
An Act to provide for the requisitioning and acquisition of immovable property for the purposes of the Union.
BE it enacted by parliament as follows :-
[a] For Statement of Objects and Reasons, see Gazette of India,1952, Pt.II, section 2,p.55.
This Act has been applied to the Union territory of Pondicherry ” See the Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property (Application to the State of Pondicherry) Order,1960, Gaz of Ind.,1961,Pt.II,Section 3(I), Page 6.
It has been extended to the Union territory of Goa, Daman and Diu by G.S.R. 388, dated 15-3-1967, published under section 6 of Act 1 of 1962, in Gaz. of Ind.,25-3-1967, Pt.II, section3(I),page471.
It has been applied to the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli by Regn.6 of 1963 (1-7-1965).
The Act has been extended to Sikkim ” See S.O.,208 (E)/1975 ” Gaz. of Ind.,16-5-1975,Pt.II, section 3(ii),Ext., p.1213
Section 1. Short title, extent and duration
(1) This Act may be called the Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property Act,1952.
(2) It extends to the whole of India except the State of Jammu and Kashmir.
[a] Sub-section (3),which was earlier substituted by Act 48 of 1963 has been omitted by the Requisitioning and Acquisition of Immovable Property (Amendment) Act,1970 (1 to 1970), section 2(11-3-1970).
Note ” The Act was extended up to 14-5-1970 in Kerala by Kerala Act 6 of 1968, Section 2.