Land Act, 1931

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Number 11 of 1931.


LAND ACT, 1931.


ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

PART I.

FINANCE.

Section

1.

Land bonds issued under the Land Act, 1929.

2.

Exemption from stamp duty.

3.

Amendment of section 1 of the Land Act, 1923.

4.

Annuities on the resale of land purchased by the late Congested Districts Board.

5.

Proceeds of the sale of certain lands of the late Congested Districts Board.

6.

Liability of county boroughs in respect of the guarantee fund.

7.

Disposal of certain purchase annuities.

8.

Provision of moneys for the execution of this Act.

PART II.

VESTING OF HOLDINGS.

9.

Publication of lists of vested holdings.

10.

Amendment of lists of vested holdings.

11.

Retention of holdings in a list of vested holdings.

12.

Vesting orders in respect of vested holdings.

13.

Dismissal of purchase proceedings in respect of certain vested holdings.

14.

Holdings alleged to be wrongly omitted from a list of vested holdings.

15.

Subtenancies on vested holdings.

16.

Validation of certain sub-divisions and sub-lettings.

17.

Mutual rights of tenant and his subtenants.

18.

Provisions consequential on increase of purchase annuity.

19.

Provisions consequential on reduction of purchase annuity.

20.

Provisions consequential on certain orders of the Land Commission.

21.

Guarantee deposits.

PART III.

VESTING OF HOLDINGS ON RE-SALES.

22.

Definitions for Part III.

23.

Publication of lists of congested districts holdings.

24.

Publication of lists of holdings on untenanted land.

25.

Amendment of lists of holdings.

26.

Retention of holdings comprised in lists of holdings.

27.

Payments by tenants of holdings.

28.

Vesting orders in respect of holdings.

29.

Vesting orders in the case of exchanged holdings.

PART IV.

MISCELLANEOUS AND GENERAL.

30.

Amendment of vesting orders.

31.

Registration of holdings comprised in vesting orders.

32.

Date of conversion into personal state.

33.

Transfer of incumbrances to rearranged holding.

34.

Provisions in relation to the distribution of purchase-money.

35.

Distribution of small amounts of purchase-money.

36.

Payment of dividends on land bonds pending distribution.

37.

Publication of notice of sale of a holding by the Land Commission.

38.

Powers of Land Commission to confer water-rights.

39.

Extension of powers of Land Commission as to turbary and rights of way.

40.

Confirmation of enjoyment of certain grazing and turbary.

41.

Apportionment of rates on untenanted land.

42.

Extension of powers of resumption.

43.

Compensation for disturbance on resumption of holdings.

44.

Untenanted land held under fee farm grant or long lease.

45.

Extension of powers of providing for maintenance of embankments, etc.

46.

Extension of powers of recouping expenditure on repair of embankments, etc.

47.

Holdings deteriorated or reduced by neglect of landlord to repair drains, etc.

48.

Grants for expenses of transferring migrants.

49.

Variation of tithe rentcharges and variable rents.

50.

Payment of additional sum by payers of certain purchase annuities.

51.

Times for payment of additional sums.

52.

Making of periodical returns by the Land Commission.

53.

Rules and regulations.

54.

Short title, construction and citation.

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Number 11 of 1931.


LAND ACT, 1931.


AN ACT TO MAKE PROVISION FOR THE EARLY VESTING OF HOLDINGS IN THE PURCHASERS THEREOF UNDER THE LAND PURCHASE ACTS AND FOR THAT AND OTHER PURPOSES TO AMEND THOSE ACTS AND THE LOCAL REGISTRATION OF TITLE (IRELAND) ACT, 1891, AND ALSO TO MAKE PROVISION IN RESPECT OF THE VARIATION OF CERTAIN TITHE RENTCHARGES AND VARIABLE RENTS. [30th April, 1931.]

BE IT ENACTED BY THE OIREACHTAS OF SAORST?T ÉIREANN AS FOLLOWS:—