Part IIILands

31Extinction or suspension of private rights of way

(1)All private rights of way over any land which may be purchased compulsorily under this Act shall be extinguished on the purchase of the land, whether compulsorily or by agreement or on the entry on the land under section 11 (1) of the Act of 1965, as applied by this Act, whichever is sooner.

(2)All private rights of way over any land of which the appropriate authority may take temporary possession under this Act shall be suspended and unenforceable against the appropriate authority for so long as the appropriate authority shall remain in lawful possession thereof.

(3)Any person who suffers loss by the extinguishment or suspension of any right under this section shall be entitled to be paid by the appropriate authority compensation to be determined in case of dispute by the tribunal.