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KARNATAKA LAND REFORMS ACT, 1961 Complete Act

KARNATAKA LAND REFORMS ACT, 1961:

Preamble 1 - KARNATAKA LAND REFORMS ACT, 1961

Chapter I    
Section 1 - Short title, extent and commencement
Section 2 - Definitions

Chapter II    
Section 3 - Extension of Transfer of Property Act to agricultural land in Gulbarga Area and application of Chapter V of that Act to tenancies and leases
Section 4 - Persons to be deemed tenants
Section 5 - Prohibition of leases, etc.
Section 6 - Tenancy not to be terminated by efflux of time
Section 7 - Restoration of possession to tenants dispossessed in certain circumstances
Section 8 - Rent
Section 9 - Rent when deemed as paid and dispute regarding rent payable
Section 10 - Rights and liabilities of landlord
Section 10A - Liability to pay land revenue, etc.
Section 11 - Refund of rent recovered in contravention of provisions of the Act
Section 12 - Abolition of all cesses, etc.
Section 13 - Suspensions, remissions or reduction of rent
Section 14 - [Omitted]
Section 15 - Resumption of land by soldier or seaman
Section 16 - [Omitted]
Section 17 - [Omitted]
Section 18 - [Omitted]
Section 19 - Restriction on transfer of resumed land
Section 20 - Failure to cultivate, etc.
Section 21 - Sub-division, sub-letting and assignment prohibited
Section 22 - Eviction of tenant for default, etc.
Section 23 - Eviction not to be ordered if rent paid during pendency of proceedings
Section 24 - Rights of tenant to be heritable
Section 25 - Surrender of land by tenant
Section 26 - Tenancy in abeyance during usufructuary mortgage in favour of tenant
Section 27 - Tenant's rights to trees planted by him
Section 28 - [Omitted]
Section 29 - Tenants responsible for maintenance of boundary marks
Section 30 - Repairs of protective bunds
Section 31 - Tenant's right to erect farm house
Section 32 - Betterment contribution
Section 33 - Receipts for rent
Section 34 - Bar to attachment or sale by process of court
Section 35 - Bar to eviction from dwelling house
Section 36 - Site on which dwelling house is built to be sold to tenant
Section 37 - Tenant's right to purchase site
Section 38 - Dwelling houses of agricultural labourers, etc.
Section 39 - First option to purchase land
Section 40 - Compensation for improvement made by tenant
Section 41 - Procedure for taking possessions
Section 42 - Procedure for recovery of rent
Section 43 - Rights or privileges of tenant not to be affected

Chapter III    
Section 44 - Vesting of lands in the State Government
Section 45 - Tenants to be registered as occupants of land on certain conditions
Section 46 - When tenant entitled to choose land
Section 47 - Amount payable
Section 48 - Constitution of Tribunals
Section 48A - Enquiry by the Tribunal, etc.
Section 48B - Tahsildar to determine the amount payable
Section 48C - Interim Orders
Section 49 - Sub-tenants of tenants to be registered as occupants
Section 50 - Determination of encumbrances and payment of the amount
Section 51 - Mode of payment of the amount
Section 52 - Payment of compensation to be full discharge
Section 53 - Payment of premium by tenant
Section 53A - Establishment of a separate fund
Section 54 - Premium recoverable as arrears of land revenue
Section 55 - Issue of certificate of registration
Section 56 - [Omitted]
Section 57 - Provisions applicable to minors, persons under disability, etc.
Section 58 - Vesting in the State Government of land leased contrary to the Act
Section 59 - [Omitted]
Section 60 - Failure to cultivate personally
Section 61 - Restriction on transfer of land of which tenant has become occupant
Section 62 - Surrender of land to State Government

Chapter IV    
Section 63 - Ceiling on land
Section 64 - Future acquisition of land
Section 65 - Surplus land to be surrendered to State Government
Section 65A - Certain lands deemed to be in excess of ceiling area
Section 66 - Filing of declaration of holding
Section 66A - Penalty for failure to furnish declaration
Section 67 - Surrender of land in certain cases
Section 67A - Payment for use and occupation of land
Section 68 - Vesting of land surrendered by owner
Section 69 - Vesting of land surrendered by limited owner
Section 70 - Reversion and vesting of land surrendered by usufructuary mortgagee
Section 71 - Vesting of land surrendered by tenant
Section 72 - Amount payable for lands surrendered to and vesting in the State Government
Section 73 - Claims for the amount and payment of the amount
Section 74 - Prohibition of alienation of holding
Section 75 - Excess land not to be surrendered in certain cases
Section 76 - Taking possession of land vested in State Government
Section 77 - Disposal of surplus land
Section 77A - Grant of land in certain cases
Section 78 - Purchase price of surplus land
Section 79 - Management of surplus lands
Chapter V - RESTRICTIONS ON HOLDING OR TRANSFER OF AGRICULTURAL LANDS
Section 79A - Acquisition of land by certain persons prohibited
Section 79B - Prohibition of holding agricultural land by certain persons
Section 79C - Penalty for failure to furnish declaration
Section 80 - Transfers to non-agriculturists barred
Section 81 - Sections 79A, 79B, and 80 not to apply in certain cases
Section 81A - Declaration to be made before the registering authority in certain cases
Section 82 - Reporting of illegal transactions
Section 83 - Inquiry regarding illegal transactions

Chapter VI    
Section 84 - Uncultivated land may be required to be cultivated
Section 85 - Power of Assistant Commissioner to lease out uncultivated land
Section 86 - Cancellation of the lease
Section 87 - Execution of lease, liability of land-owners, etc.
Section 88 - Delivery of possession after the period of lease

Chapter VII    
Section 89 - Formation of a Co-operative Farm
Section 90 - Application for registration
Section 91 - Registration of Co-operative Farm
Section 92 - Members' land transferred to the farm
Section 93 - Consequences of registration
Section 94 - Bye-laws of the Farm
Section 95 - Amendment of the bye-laws by the Registrar
Section 96 - Land contributed to the Farm to continue to vest in the land-owner thereof
Section 97 - Rights, privileges, etc., of members
Section 98 - Contribution by a member
Section 99 - Liability of the Farm to land revenue and other dues
Section 100 - Admission of new members
Section 101 - Heirs deemed to be members of the Farm
Section 102 - Concessions and facilities for the Co-operative Farm

Chapter VIII    
Section 103 - [omitted]
Section 104 - Plantations
Section 105 - [Omitted]
Section 106 - Amount payable to religious institutions etc.
Section 107 - Act not to apply to certain lands
Section 108 - Lands taken under management of Court of Wards, etc.
Section 109 - Certain lands to be exempt from certain provisions
Section 110 - Certain lands to be not exempt from certain provisions
Chapter IX - PROCEDURE AND JURISDICTION OF COURTS AND APPEALS
Section 111 - [Omitted]
Section 112 - Duties of Tahsildar and Tribunal
Section 113 - Application of the Code of Civil Procedure
Section 114 - Commencement of proceedings
Section 115 - Enquiries
Section 116 - Execution of orders
Section 116A - [Omitted]
Section 116B - [Omitted]
Section 117 - [Omitted]
Section 118 - Appeals
Section 118A - Revision by the Divisional Commissioner
Section 119 - Stay of execution of orders
Section 120 - [Omitted]
Section 121 - Orders in appeal
Section 121A - Revision by the High Court
Section 122 - Limitation
Section 122A - Review by the Tribunal
Section 123 - Court-fees
Section 124 - Enquiries and proceedings

Chapter X    
Section 125 - Offences and penalties

Chapter XI    
Section 126 - Application of Act to inams
Section 127 - Legal assistance to poor tenants
Section 127A - Maximum amount payable under the Act
Section 128 - Disposal of fragments
Section 129 - Persons in possession not to be dispossessed except under lawful orders
Section 130 - Summary eviction
Section 131 - [Omitted]
Section 132 - Bar of jurisdiction
Section 133 - Suits, proceedings, etc., involving questions required to be decided by the Tribunal
Section 134 - Control
Section 135 - Offences by companies
Section 136 - Indemnity
Section 137 - Rules
Section 138 - Act to prevail over other enactments
Section 139 - Removal of difficulties
Section 140 - Rules and notification to be laid before the State Legislature
Section 141 - Tenure Abolition Acts
Section 142 - Repeal and savings
Schedule I - FIRST SCHEDULE
Schedule II - SECOND SECHEDULE
Schedule III - SECHEDULE THIRD


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