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  1. Library Resource
    March, 2014
    Global

    This paper starts with a brief
    perspective on urban transport in developing countries,
    followed by a detailed presentation of an overall framework
    for making projects in this sector. Additional details on
    cities and projects used as case studies are given in the
    accompanying tables. The challenge for the Bank is to assist
    client cities in providing transport infrastructure and
    services that respond to demographic, spatial and economic

  2. Library Resource
    Legislation
    May, 2016
    Canada

    The present Act repeals the Aboriginal Consultation Levy Act (SA 2013 cA-1.2). The text consists of 1 section.

    Repeals: Aboriginal Consultation Levy Act (SA 2013, c. A-1.2). (2013-05-27)

  3. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Australia, Oceania

    The purpose of this Act is to authorize the granting of public land for Aboriginal cultural and burial purposes. The Act provides for the closure of roads in the areas (sect. 4), extinguishes existing rights on the land (sect. 5), prohibits the sale of land (sect. 7) and states that no compensation is payable by the Crown in respect of anything done under or arising out of this Act (sect. 9).

  4. Library Resource

    An Act to authorise the building of wharves or abutments in the ports and harbours in the Out Islands.

    Legislation
    Bahamas, Americas, Caribbean

    This Act concerns permission of the Minister to any residents to build a wharf or abutment, from the private land of such person or persons which may abut on to the port or harbour of the district in which the application is made, into such port or harbour. A plan for an abutment or wharf shall be submitted to the Minister. The Minister may order inspections and issue a notice if an abutment or wharf is not in a proper condition or is likely to impede or interfere with the navigation of the port or harbour.

  5. Library Resource

    An Act to improve the Harbour of Nassau and to afford greater facilities for repairing vessels that have sustained damage and for other purposes.

    Legislation
    Bahamas, Americas, Caribbean

    This Act concerns the right to construct abutments in the Harbour of Nassau and inspection of the Director of Public Works upon completion of such works. The Act also concerns rights of way in relation with abutments, public abutments, rights of ownership and restrictions on construction.

  6. Library Resource
    International Conventions or Treaties
    France, Germany, Europe, Western Europe

    Par cet accord les Parties ont conclu un contrat portant transfert à la République française de la propriété des terrains énumérés à l'article 1er et aux annexes du contrat même.

  7. Library Resource

    An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to the acquisition of land for public works and other public purposes, and for other purposes.

    Legislation
    Australia, Oceania

    The Act consolidates and amends the law relating to the acquisition of land for public works and other public purposes. It consists of 51 sections (grouped into 6 Parts) and completed by two Schedules. Part 2 defines which are the purposes for which land may be taken, the procedures for notification and objections and the means by which land may be taken. Part 3 deals with the discontinuance of taking land, Part 4 with compensation while Part 5 and 6 deal with general and transitional matters.

  8. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Italy, Europe, Southern Europe

    In accordance with articles 44 and 129 of the Constitution, this Act pursues the development of mountain areas by encouraging the participation of local communities (by creating Mountain Communities) in the drafting and implementation of development programmes and territorial plans relevant to their respective mountain districts. For this purpose, the Act boosts the removal of socio-economic imbalance and inequities between mountain areas and national territories other than mountain areas (art. 2). The Act is divided into five Titles.

  9. Library Resource
    Legislation
    Angola, Mozambique, Guinea-Bissau, Sao Tome and Principe, Cape Verde, Western Africa, Africa, Middle Africa, Eastern Africa

    This Act regulates the right of use of public and private lands of the Overseas territories. It consists of 33 parts specifying the conditions to be satisfied, in order to exploit occupied and non-occupied land for different uses. It establishes the requirements to be met in order to benefit from a land concession, or to obtain a permit for land leasing.

  10. Library Resource
    Legislation
    January, 1997
    Tonga

    This Act amends Clauses 77 (concerning elections) and 113 (regarding right to allotments) of the Constitution of Tonga.

    Amends: Act of Constitution of Tonga. (1875-11-01)

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