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Dec 08 1958 (SC)

Atma Ram Vs. the State of Punjab and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1959SC519; 1959Supp(1)SCC748; [1959]Supp1SCR748

..... 32 of the constitution impugn the constitutionality of the punjab security of land tenure act (punj. x of 1953) (which will be referred to hereinafter as the act), as amended by act xi of 1955. the petitioners are land-owners of the lands affected by the provisions of the impugned act. the state of punjab and its officers, besides persons claiming benefits under the act, are the respondents in these several petitions. 2 ..... into force on june 11, 1952. then, came the punjab security of land tenure act (punj. x of 1953), now impugned, which repealed the aforesaid acts xii of 1950 and v of 1951. it came into force on april 15, 1953. this act itself was amended by act lvii of 1953 and act xi of 1955. though this act has undergone subsequent amendments in 1957 and 1958, we are not concerned with ..... such lands as fell within his reserved area. section 5 fixed the minimum period of tenancy as four years, subject to certain exceptions set out in section 6. these were some of the salient features of the act of 1950, which itself was amended by the punjab tenants (security of tenure) act (punj. v of 1951), which came into force on december 24, 1951. by the amending act, the .....

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Feb 01 1982 (HC)

Kalwa Vs. Vasakha Singh and anr.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1982P& H480

..... the agrarian legislation that followed soon thereafter and the changes in inheritance laws by the hindu succession act, 1956. apart from the preceding ordinances the punjab tenants and security of tenures act, 1950 and the punjab tenants (security of tenures) (amendment) act, 1951, were hurriedly brought on the statute book and then repealed and substituted by the punjab security of land tenures act, 1953. the legislation apart from introducing the concept of a ceiling on ..... land holdings also conferred a modicum of a security of tenures on the tenants and a right of purchase in them ..... by the pre-emptor.' to effectuate the aforesaid purpose s. 17-a and section 17-b were inserted in the punjab security of land tenures act, 1953.18. it is with the aforesaid legislative back-ground that the amendment of section 15 of the punjab pre-emption act by act no. 10 of 1960 after the passage of 47 years of its original enactment falls into proper perspective. thereby .....

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Apr 10 1970 (HC)

Dhaunkal Sheo Ram Vs. Man Kauri Ram Jas and anr.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1970P& H431

..... 46 of 1957), which added to the principal act sections 5-a, 5-b and 5-c. punjab act 46 of 1957 came into force on december 20, 1957. according to ..... the punjab security of land tenures art, 1953 (punjab act 10 of 1953), became effective, was 228.65 ordinaryacres, equivalent to 70.76 standard acres. she had not reserved any area, as the expression 'reserved area' is denned in section 2(4) of the act. under any of the acts mentioned in that definition. there was an amendment of the act by the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1957 (punjab act ..... sub-section (1) of section 5-b, a land-owner who had not reserved any area ..... puniab gazette, extraordinary, of october 23, 1957, is --'to enable government to assess surplus areas for the resettlement of tenants under section 10-a of the punjab security of land tenures act, 1953, land-owners and ten-ants were required to furnish declaration in the prescribed forms. in the first instance period of two months was given to them for this purpose .....

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Mar 18 1969 (HC)

Gurdev Singh and ors. Vs. Mohna Ram and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1969P& H422

..... no person, whether as land-owner or tenant, shall acquire or possess by transfer, exchange, lease, ..... agreement or settlement any land, which with or without the land already owned or held by him shall in the aggregate exceed the permissible area: provided ..... in respect of agricultural land shall vest where the sale is by a sole owner in the brother's son of the vendor.6. section 19-a of the ceiling act runs as follows:-'(1) notwithstanding anything to the contrary in any law, custom, usage, contract or agreement, from and after the commencement of the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) ordinance, 1958, ..... decision in this reference to the full bench is whether section 19a of the punjab security of land tenures act (10 of 1953) as subsequently amended (hereinafter called the ceiling act) creates a bar in the way of a land-owner already holding his maximum permissible area under the act from instituting a suit and obtaining a decree for possession by pre-emption. the .....

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Apr 05 1965 (HC)

Bhupindar Singh Vs. Smt. Surindar Kaur and anr.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1966P& H310

..... turns on the effect of section 19-a of the the punjab security of land tenures act. that section says--'19-a. (1) notwithstanding anything to the contrary in any law, custom, usage, contract or agreement, from and after the commencement of the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) ordinance, 1968, no person, whether as land-owner or tenant, shall acquire or possess by transfer, exchange, ..... lease, agreement or settlement any land, which with or without the land ..... already owned or held by him shall in the aggregate exceed the permissible area: provided that nothing in this section shall apply to lands, belonging to ..... that stage. as i have mentioned. the decree granted to the pre-emptor in this case does not violate the terms of section 19-a of the punjab security of land tenures act and the learned additional district judge was not right, therefore, in seeking to disturb that decree on that ground. on this view of the matter, .....

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Jan 17 1974 (HC)

Mohinder Singh and anr. Vs. the Financial Commissioner Punjab and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1974P& H258

..... sub-section (3) of s. 5 of the punjab security of land tenures act 1953(hereinafter referred to as the act), a landowner is entitled to intimate reservation within six months from the date of commencement o the act. thereafter section 5-b was inserted by the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1957(hereinafter referred to as the amendment act) which came into force on december 20, 1957 ..... . by virtue of that section, a landowner who had not exercised his right of reservation under the act could select his permissible area within ..... a period of six months from the commencement of the amendment act and intimate ..... the selection to the prescribed authority in such form and manner as prescribed. the form for selection was prescribed by the punjab government vide notification no. 3223-lr. ii-57/1624 published in gazette (extraordinary) dated march .....

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Oct 13 1961 (HC)

Bhola Hardial and anr. Vs. Kurra Ram Wasu Mal and ors.

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1962P& H441

..... on 13-8-1959 and as the land in dispute was evacuee property allotted to kurra ram, the application for the purchase of land was not competent on 16-7-1959. the said application, according to the contention, ..... they became the owners of the land in dispute. mutation of ownership is also claimed by them to have been sanctioned by the tehsildar in their favour.(4) respondents 1 to 3 went up in appeal to the collector hissar and for the first time in appeal they raised the contention that the punjab security of land tenures (2nd amendment) act, 1959 had come into force ..... the application on the ground that they were small land-owners; in the alternative, it was also pleaded that the land in dispute had been reserved by them. the assistant collector, 1st ..... following allegations.(2) the petitioners claim to have been tenants of agricultural land measuring about 307 kanals and 8 marlas on 16-7-1959, when they moved on an application before the assistant collector, 1st grade, bhiwani under section 18 of the punjab security of land tenures act for the purchase of the land mentioned above.(3) respondents 1 to 3 in this court contested .....

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Apr 30 1969 (HC)

Kanianwali Co-operative Farming Society at Kanianwali Through Its Secr ...

Court : Punjab and Haryana

Reported in : AIR1970P& H157

..... february, 1955 shall affect the rights of the tenant thereon under this act.' the act was again amended by the punjab security of tenures (amendment) act 57 of 1953, but so far as the provisions concerning the present controversy are concerned no change was made. the next amendment of the act was made by the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1955 (act no. 11 of 1955). sub-section (3) of section 2 was ..... amended section 10-a and ss. 19-a and 19-b are in these terms:--'10 ..... a tenant from it, whichever is later, or if the land-owner admits a new tenant, within three years of the expiry of the said six months.' 9. the last amendment is by the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1959 (punjab act no. 4 of 1959). section 10-a was amended by section 2 of the amending act and new sections 19-a and 19-b were inserted. the ..... , or by an heir by inheritance, no transfer or other disposition of land effected 'after the 1st february, 1955, shall affect the rights of the tenant thereon under this act'.' 8. the next amendment of the act came into force in the year 1957 by the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1957, (puniab act no. 46 of 1957). certain changes were made in section 2 (5 .....

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Mar 12 1999 (SC)

Gurmej Singh and Another Vs. the State of Punjab and Others

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : JT1999(2)SC74; (1999)121PLR790; 1999(1)SCALE700; (1999)3SCC329; [1999]1SCR1000

..... commencement of the act must always be evaluated in terms of standard acres as if the ..... the status of the land owner and evaluating his land any time under the act, the land owned by him immediately before the ..... would be 3rd december, 1953 when the president's act came into force and there is no scope for evaluating the subsequent improvements in the land due to consolidation, operation or otherwise. in the said case, the court considered section 19-f(b) of the punjab security of land tenures (amendment and validation) act, 1962 and held that for the purpose of determining ..... for the appellant has sought reliance. in the case of ajmer singh v. state of punjab : (1990)1scc227 , the court was dealing with the similar provisions of the punjab security of land tenures act, 1953 wherein a contention was taken by the land owners that they were small land owners having less than 60 acres and therefore, they were not obliged to make any .....

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Apr 24 1981 (SC)

Lajpat Rai and ors. Vs. State of Punjab and ors.

Court : Supreme Court of India

Reported in : AIR1981SC1401; 1981(1)SCALE930; (1981)3SCC94; [1981]3SCR590

..... accordance with the provisions of section 5, he has another chance to select his permissible area within six months from the commencement of the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act (punjab act no. 46 of 1957) in the prescribed manner.(f) the prescribed authority is given the power to select the permissible area of a landowner under sub-section (2) of ..... from 11th december 1957 by means of punjab act no. 46 of 1957. they state :section 5-aevery land-owner or tenant, who owns or holds land in excess of the permissible area and where land is situated in more than one patwar circle, shall furnish, within a period of six months from the commencement of the punjab security of land tenures (amendment) act, 1957, a declaration supported by an ..... such form and manner and to such authority as may be prescribed.section 5-b(1) a land-owner who has not exercised his right of reservation under this ..... affidavit in respect of the land owned or held by him in .....

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