SUBJECT :Land Acquisition Acts 
Land Acquisition Act, 1894

Report on Amendment to Section 6 of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894

This Report is prepared for the purpose of removing the lacuna in sec. 6 of the Land Acquisition Act, 1894, which has come to light in view of the decision of the Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court of India in its recent judgment in Padmasundara Rao (dead) & Others vs. State of Tamil Nadu & Others: JT 2002(3) SC page 1 dated 13.3.2002. The controversy which has arisen in regard to sec. 6 of the Act has been set out in the judgment of the Supreme Court as follows:


Source: Land Acquisition Acts