Legislation & Policies

Besides publications and articles about land governance, the Land Library also hosts country-level laws and policies that focus on land governance. The classification of different types of laws and policies can differ from country to country, so the classification used on the Land Portal is done through a general classification of elements.

Legislation & Policies
octobre 2014
Inde

An Act to provide for measures to curb organized attempts to grab lands whether belonging to the Government, wakf or the Hindu Religious Institutions and Charitable Endowments, local authorities or other statutory or non-statutory bodies owned or controlled or managed by the Government.

Legislation & Policies
mai 2013
Indonésie

The fourth paragraph of the Preamble of the 1945 Constitution of the Republic of Indonesia (hereinafter referred to as the 1945 Constitution) has very clearly stated the aim of the establishment of the Unitary State of Republic of Indonesia (NKRI) is "to protect all the people of Indonesia and all the independence and the land that has been struggled for, and to improve public welfare, to educate the life of the people and to participate toward the establishment of a world order based on freedom, perpetual peace and social justice ".

Legislation & Policies
juin 1941
Brésil

Art. 1 A desapropriacao por utilidade publica regular-se-a por esta lei, em todo 0 territ6rio nacional.

Art. 2 Mediante declaracao de utilidade publica, todos os hens poderao ser desapropriados pela Uniao, pelos Estados, Municfpios, Distrito Federal e Territories.

§ I A desapropriacao do espaco aereo ou do sub-solo so se tornara necessaria, quando de sua utilizacao resultar prejufzo patrimonial do proprietario do solo.

Legislation & Policies
novembre 1964
Brésil

This Act regulates the rights and obligations regarding rural real estates in order to implement the Agricultural Reform and to promote the Agricultural Policy. It is divided into 4 Parts composed of various Chapters.Part 1 is divided as follows: Principles and definitions (chap. I), defining types of agricultural land, associations, companies, cooperatives, etc.; Agreements (chap. II), laying down agreements between the agricultural Federal agents and the Brazilian Institute for Agricultural Reform which shall represent the central Government; Chapter III concerns (a) Public (sect.

Legislation & Policies
avril 2005
Afghanistan

NO: (7)

Date: 14/01/1384 (03/04/2005)

 

Article 1:

 

Sections (1&3) of article (3) and articles (12, 13, 16, 17, 20 and 22) shall be amended as follow:

 

1- Under section (1) of article 3 the expression ‘railway’ shall be added after the expression ‘highways’, and the text (and schools, implementation of urban plans) shall be added after the expression (seminaries or religious schools), and under section (3) of article 3 the expression (and legal) shall be added following the expression (canonical).

Legislation & Policies
octobre 2015
Mozambique

The objective of this Road Map is to propose the main aspects to consider and steps to take to initiate, monitor and contribute to the review of the current Land Law (LL – Law 19/97, of October 1). The review of this law entails the subsequent review of its implementing instruments, namely the associated Decrees and Ministerial Diplomas approved since 1997.

Legislation & Policies
avril 2016
Mozambique

Este Road Map tem como objectivo propôr os aspectos principais e os passos a seguir para iniciar, acompanhar e contribuir para uma revisão da actual Lei de Terras (LT -Lei 19/97 de 199 de Outubro). A revisão da Lei implica também a subsequente revisão dos instrumentos implementadores, nomeadamente Decretos e Diplomas Ministeriais conexos aprovados desde 1997.