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  1. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Nicaragua, Central America, Americas

    De conformidad con lo dispuesto en la presente Ley, todos los títulos de reforma agraria, provisionales o definitivos, entregados a los asignatarios del proceso de reforma agraria serán considerados como el instrumento que les otorga la propiedad de la tierra y el derecho de poder ejercer la plena disposición del dominio y posesión; en consecuencia, dichos asignatarios podrán vender, traspasar o heredar (art. 2º). Todos estos títulos deberán ser inscritos ante los registradores de la propiedad inmueble, so pena de que toda transacción relativa a las tierras en cuestión se consideren nulas.

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    Regulations
    Colombia, Americas, South America

    Para identificar y seleccionar las zonas de reforma agraria, se deberá establecer la orden de prioridad de los municipios que pueden ser objeto de programas con arreglo a los criterios establecidos en la decisión del Instituto Colombiano de la Reforma Agraria (INCORA). Estos criterios comprenden, entre otros, la concentración de la propiedad rústica, el nivel de desarrollo económico, la calidad de vida y la disponibilidad de tierras.

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    Legislation
    Costa Rica, Central America, Americas

    El citado artículo se refiere al plazo de venta de los bienes que le fueren transferidos a un banco en pago de obligaciones a su favor, o que le fueren adjudicados en remates judiciales. Asimismo, se autoriza a los bancos comerciales a vender directamente tierras con aptitud agrícola, pecuaria, forestal o agroindustrial debiendo conceder al comprador crédito para el desarrollo del inmueble. Se les autoriza a vender al Instituto Nacional de Vivienda y Urbanismo, al Instituto Mixto de Ayuda Social y a las municipalidades, propiedades urbanas y rurales para programas de vivienda popular.

  4. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Jamaica, Americas, Caribbean

    The 63 sections of the Act are divided into a title provision and 3 Parts: Public Water Supply (I); Jamaica Parishes Water Supply Loans (II); Miscellaneous Provisions (III). Part I is subdivided into the following headings: Construction of Works; Acquisition etc. of Land; Financial; Rates and Charges; Water Supply Accounts; Management; Legal; Offences etc.It shall be lawful for the Parish Council to apply to the Minister responsible for domestic water supplies to authorize construction of waterworks under this Act.

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    Legislation
    Jamaica, Americas, Caribbean

    The Act prescribes that rights over land and water which have been actually enjoyed for a period for not less than 20 years without interruption and which can be lawfully claimed under common law, will be, subject to conditions as established by this Act, be deemed to be "absolute and indefeasible".

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    Legislation
    Uruguay, Americas, South America

    La Ley consta de 2 títulos y 30 artículos. INDICE: Título I: Principios Generales (1), Competencia (2), Conservación y recuperación de suelos (3), Sanciones (4), Crédito (5), Disposiciones generales (6); Título II: Alumbramiento de aguas subterráneas (1).El artículo 1º declara de interés nacional promover, proteger y regular el buen uso y la conservación de los suelos y de las aguas, tanto superficiales como subterráneas. El Ministerio de Ganadería y Agricultura coordinará y dirigirá todas las actividades tendientes a lograr un manejo adecuado del suelo y del agua (art. 3º).

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    Legislation
    Belize, Americas, Central America

    The Ordinance consists of 19 articles that are divided into three Parts: Preliminary (I); Subdivision (II) and Utilization (III). No person may subdivide any land to which this Act applies except in accordance with the provisions contained in the Act. Part III empowers the Minister to make regulations for the better utilization of land regarding, inter alia, the prohibition of land clearing within demarcated catchment areas, measures to prevent soil erosion, restrictions on construction and the demarcation of special development areas.

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    Legislation
    Canada, Americas, Northern America

    The Act provides the framework for Conservation Authorities. The Authorities are bodies corporate for the purposes of establishing and undertaking, within their respective jurisdictions, a program designed to further the conservation, restoration, development and management of natural resources other than gas, oil, coal and minerals (sect. 19). The Authorities are based on watershed boundaries and have the following powers: preparing watershed programmes; data collection; acquiring, leasing and expropriating land; erecting works and structures (sect. 20).

  9. Library Resource

    An Act to provide for the conservation and efficient use of land forest and water resources in the Province of Alberta.

    Legislation
    Canada, Americas, Northern America

    The Act provides for the conservation and efficient use of of land, forest and water resources in the Province of Alberta. It provides for the establishment of the Conservation and Utilization Committee to inform and recommend measures to the Lieutenant Governor in Council (LGC). Subject to approval by the LGC, the Committee may carry out recommended measures related to the conservation and utilization of irrigable, marginal and submarginal lands, rivers and streams or forestry and game areas.

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