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The Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (Forfeiture of Property) Act, 1976

The Smugglers and Foreign Exchange Manipulators (Forfeiture of Property) Act, 1976





1 Short title, extent and commencement
2 Application
3 Definitions
4 Prohibition of holding illegally acquired property
5 Competent authority
6 Notice of forfeiture
7 Forfeiture of property in certain cases
8 Burden of proof
9 Fine in lieu of forfeiture
10 Procedure in relation to certain trust properties
11 Certain transfers to be null and void
12 Constitution of Appellate Tribunal
13 Notice or order not to be invalid for error in description
14 Bar of jurisdiction
15 Competent authority and Appellate Tribunal to have power of civil court
16 Information to competent authority
17 Certain officers to assist competent authority and Appellate Tribunal
18 Power of competent authority to require certain officers to exercise certain powers
19 Power to take possession
20 Rectification of mistakes
21 Finding under other laws not conclusive for proceedings under this Act
22 Service of notices and orders
23 Protection of action taken in good faith
24 Act to have overriding effect
25 Provisions of the Act not to applyo certain properties held in trust
26 Power to make rules
27 Repeal and saving


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