ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Regulating Urban Land

Despite having been in existence for nearly 30 years, there are little visible signs that the Urban Land (Ceiling and Regulation) Act, 1976 has been effectively implemented in Maharashtra. This article looks at possible reasons for the act�s retention in Maharashtra, when it has been repealed by most other states. It suggests other alternatives to ensure that the laudable objectives as originally envisioned by the act could still be achieved.

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