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Agricultural Land (Utilisation) Act 1931

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  1. Introductory Text

  2. Part I Promotion of Better Utilisation of Agricultural Land in Great Britain

    1. 1.Power of Minister to acquire and hold land for use as demonstration farms

    2. 2.Power of Minister to acquire land for purposes of re-conditioning

    3. 3.Provisions as to acquisition of and dealing with land by Minister

    4. 4.Definition of " land."

  3. Part II Small Holdings and Allotments

    1. Small Holdings

      1. 5.Power of Minister to provide small holdings with financial assistance for unemployed persons

      2. 6.Power of Minister to provide small holdings with financial assistance for agricultural workers

      3. 7.Power of Minister to provide demonstration holdings

      4. 8.Power of Minister to dispose of or utilise land not required for unemployed persons or demonstration holdings

      5. 9.Power of Minister to act in default of county councils who have not provided sufficient small holdings

      6. 10.Application of Small Holdings and .Allotments Acts to powers of Minister

      7. 11.Power to arrange for management by local authorities of small holdings and allotments provided by Minister or for the transfer thereof to such authorities

      8. 12.Power of county councils to provide cottage holdings

    2. Allotments

      1. 13.Power of Minister to provide allotments not exceeding one acre for unemployed persons

      2. 14.Power of Minister to defray losses incurred by local authorities in providing allotment gardens for unemployed persons

      3. 15.Unemployed persons not to vacate allotments on obtaining employment

      4. 16.Power of Minister to make grants for assisting in the provision of seeds, fertilisers and equipment for unemployed persons

    3. General

      1. 17.Minor amendments of Small Holdings and Allotments Acts

      2. 18.Provision as to regulations

      3. 19.Duration of powers of Minister

      4. 20.Interpretation and construction

  4. Part III Supplementary

    1. 21.Compensation for loss of employment by labourers

    2. 22.Financial provisions

    3. 23.Treasury concurrence

    4. 24.Application to Scotland

    5. 25.Short title, citation and extent

    1. First Schedule

      Part I-Modifications of Lands Clauses Acts

      1. Part II.Provisions to be complied with by Minister before giving Notice in accordance with 8 & 9 Vict. c. 8. s. 18

    2. Second Schedule

      Minor Amendments of Small Holdings and Allotments Acts

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