Section 11 of Land Acquisition Act 1894 "Enquiry and award by Collector"
(1) On the day so fixed, or any other day to which the
enquiry has been adjourned, the Collector shall proceed to
enquire into the objections (if any) which any person
interested has stated pursuant to a notice given under
section 9 to the measurements made under section 8 , and
into the value of the land at the date of the publication of
the notification under section 4, sub-section (1), and into
the respective interests of the persons claiming the
compensation and shall make an award under his hand of-
(i) the true area of the land ;
(ii) the compensation which in his opinion should be allowed for the land ; and
(iii) the apportionment of the said compensation among all the persons known or believed to be interested in the land, of whom, or of whose claims, he has information, whether or not they have respectively appeared before him:
Provided that no award shall be made by the Collector under this sub-section without the previous approval of the appropriate Government or of such officer as the appropriate Government may authorise in this behalf :
Provided further that it shall be competent for the appropriate Government to direct that the Collector may make such award without such approval in such class of cases as the appropriate Government may specify in this behalf.
(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1), if at any stage of the proceedings, the Collector is satisfied that all the persons interested in the land who appeared before him have agreed in writing on the matters to be included in the award of the Collector in the form prescribed by rules made by the appropriate Government, he may, without making further enquiry, make an award according to the terms of such agreement.
(3) The determination of compensation for any land under sub-section (2) shall not in any way affect the determination of compensation in respect of other lands in the same locality or elsewhere in accordance with the other provisions of this Act.
(4) Notwithstanding anything contained in the Registration Act, 1908 (16 of 1908), no agreement made under sub-section (2) shall be liable to registration under that Act.
What are the Definitions? Section 3 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the procedure for Publication of preliminary notification and powers of officers of thereupon? Section 4 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the meaning of Payment for Damage? What is the process of hearing Objections? Section 5 and 5A of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is Declaration of that land is required for a public purpose? What is the meaning After declaration collector to take order for acquisition? Section 6 and 7 of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
Should Land to be marked out, measured and planned? Is it compulsory to give Notice to persons interested? Section 8 and 9 of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the Power to require and enforce the making of statements as to names and interests? Section 10 of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is Enquiry and award by Collector? Section 11 of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the Period within which an award shall be made? Section 11A of of Land Acquisition Act 1894
Award of Collector when to be final? What is Adjournment of enquiry? How to do Correction of clerical errors, etc? Section 12, 13 and 13A of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the Power to summon and enforce attendance of witnesses and production of documents? What are the Matters to be considered and neglected? Section 14 and 15 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is the Power to call for records, etc? What is the Power to take possession? What are Special powers in cases of urgency? Section 15A, 16 and 17 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is Reference to Court? What is Collector's statement to the Court? What is the procedure for Service of notice? Section 18, 19 and 20 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What is Restriction on scope of proceedings? Should Proceedings to be in open Court? Section 21 and 22 of Land Acquisition Act 1894
What are the Matters to be considered in determining compensation? What are the Matters to be neglected in determining compensation? Section 23 and 24 of Land Acquisition Act 1894