THE
JAMMU & KASHMIR (ADMINISTRATION OF PROPERTY) (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 1979
ORDINANCE XLI OF 1979

An Ordinance further to amend the Jammu & Kashmir
(Administration of Property) Ordinance, 1961

29th August 1979

No.F.17(1)/79-Pub.-The following Ordinance made by the President are hereby published for general information:-

Whereas it is expedient further to amend the Jammu & Kashmir (Administration of Property) Ordinance, 1961 (III of 1961), for the purposes hereinafter appearing;

And whereas the President is satisfied that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action;

Now, therefore, in pursuance of the Proclamation of the fifth day of July 1977, read with the Law (Continuance in Force) Order, 1977 (C. M. L. A. Order No. I of 1977), and in exercise of 411 powers enabling him in that behalf, the President is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:

1. Short title and commencement.-(1) This Ordinance may be called the Jammu & Kashmir (Administration of Property) (Amendment) Ordinance, 1979.
(2) It shall come into force at once.

2. Amendment of section 3, Ordinance III of 1961.-In the Jammu & Kashmir (Administration of Property) Ordinance, 1961 (111 of 1961), in section 3, in sub-section (3),-
(a) after clause (a), the following new clause shall be inserted, namely
(aa) raise the rent of any property, if considered necessary; and
(b) in clause (b), after the word “person”, the words “who is in default in the payment of rent of any such property for “not less than three months or is” shall be inserted.