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Land Acquisition Rules, 2017.

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In exercise of the powers conferred by section 69 of the Land Acquisition Act 1960 [Act 486] as modified by the Federal Territory (Modification of Land Acquisition Act, 1960) Order 1974 [P.U. (A) 81/1974], Federal Territory of Putrajaya (Modification of Land Acquisition Act 1960) Order 2002 [P.U. (A) 200/2002] and Federal Territory of Labuan (Extension and Modification of Land Acquisition Act) Order 2009 [P.U. (A) 455/2009], the Minister, with the approval of the National Land Council, makes the following rules. These rules, consisting of 13 sections divided into three Parts and completed by two Schedules, define the requirements for the acquisition of any land under paragraph 3(l)(b) or (c) of the Act which shall be made by the applicant to the Land Administrator in Form 1 of the First Schedule.
The person who make an application under subrule 2(1) shall pay deposit at the rate of one 125% of the estimated market value of the land to be acquired, as specified in paragraph 3(3)(c) of the Act. The payment of deposit shall be in the following manner: a) 50% of the deposit shall be presented together with the application; and b) the balance of 75% of the deposit shall be presented upon acceptance of the terms and conditions of approval imposed by the State Authority as specified in paragraph 8(2)(c) of these Rules.
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These Rules enter into force on 1 December 2017.
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