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Abolition of Racially Based Land Measures Act, No. 108 of 1991

Long title


To repeal or amend certain laws so as to abolish certain restrictions based on race or membership of a specific population group on the acquisition and utilization of rights to land; to provide for the rationalization or phasing out of certain racially based institutions and statutory and regulatory systems; for the regulation of norms and standards in residential environments; and for the establishment of a commission under the name of the Advisory Commission on Land Allocation; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

[...Long title possibly amended by Act 1993_110_000_19930716 - STILL TO BE ENGROSSED]

Table of contents

SECTION TITLE

CHAPTER I. REPEAL OF AND ARRANGEMENTS IN RESPECT OF CERTAIN LAND ACTS
1.  Repeal of Act No. 27 of 1913 and related laws
2.  Repeal of section 13 of and the Second Schedule to Act 32 of 1914
3.  Amendment of section 7 of act 22 of 1919...
4.  Amendment of section 20 of Act 38 of 1927...
5.  Repeal of section 25 of Act 38 of 1927
6.  Amendment of section 26 of Act 38 of 1927...
7.  Amendment of section 29 of Act 38 of 1927...
8.  Repeal of section 30 and 030A of Act 38 of 1927
9.  Amendment of section 35 of Act 38 of 1927...
10.  Substitution of certain expression in Act 38 of 1927
11.  Repeal of Act No. 18 of 1936 and related laws**
12.  South African Development Trust
13.  Repeal of Act No. 29 of 1937 and related laws
14.  Amendment of section 70 of Act 30 of 1941....
15.  Amendment of section 1 of Act 10 of 1944..
16.  Repeal of section 2 of Act 10 of 1944
17.  Amendment of section 21 of Act 13 of 1944...
18.  Amendment of section 28 of Act 13 of 1944...
19.  Repeal of heading preceding section 45ter, and section 45ter, of Act 13 of 1944
20. ... [...repealed by Act 1998_019_011_19980605 - was entitled "Amendment of section 10 of Act 52 of 1951..."] 
21.  ... [...repealed by Act 1998_019_011_19980605 - was entitled "Substitution of section 11A of Act 52 of 1951......"]
22.  Repeal of Act No. 47 of 1953 and related laws [Note: Act 1953_047_000 was repealed by Act 1979_090_045]
23.  Repeal of Act 55 of 1959 and related laws
24.  Repeal of section 19 of Act 57 of 1959
25.  Amendment of section 91 of Act 66 of 1965...
26.  Amendment of section 93 of Act 66 of 1965...
27.  Repeal of section 70a of Act 4 of 1966
27A. Repealed Act No 46 of 1968 and related laws [...inserted by Act 1993_089_019_19930702]
27B. South African Development Trust Corporation Limited [...inserted by Act 1993_089_019_19930702]
27C. Establishment of development institution [...inserted by Act 1993_089_019_19930702]
27D. Dissolution of development corporation, corporation and development institution [...inserted by Act 1993_089_019_19930702]
27E. Transitional provision [...inserted by Act 1993_089_019_19930702]
28.  Amendment of section 1 of Act 63 of 1970...
29. Amendment of section 6 of Act 21 of 1971...
30. Amendment of section30 of Act 21 of 1971...
31. Insertion of section 30A in Act 21 of 1971
32. Repeal of section 36A of Act 21 of 1971
33. Amendment of Schedule 1 to Act 21 of 1971...
34. ... [...repealed by Act 1998_007_060 - was entitled "Amendment of section 4 of Act 54 of 1971..."]
35. Amendment of section 1 of Act 2 of 1975...
36. Amendment of section 25 of Act 12 of 1975...
37. Substitution of section 21 of Act 63 of 1975
38. Repeal of sections 42 and 57 of Act 11 of 1977
39. Amendment of section 7 of Act 36 of 1978
40. Substitution of section 233 of Act 91 of 1981
41. Amendment of section 2 of Act No. 43 of 1983
42. Amendment of section 1 of Act 35 of 1984
43. ... [...repealed by 1998_084_073_19981030 - was entitled "Amendment of section 2 of Act 122 of 1984"]
44. Repeal of section 3 of Act 26 of 1985
45. Amendment of 2 of Ordinance No. 20 of 1986
46. Amendment of section 2 of Act 84 of 1986
47. Amendment of section 6 of Act 41 of 1987...

CHAPTER II. REPEAL OF AND ARRANGEMENTS IN RESPECT OF LAWS ON GROUP AREAS AND FREE SETTLEMENT AREAS
48. Repeal of Act 36 of 1966 and related laws
49. Amendment of section 40 of Ordinance 26 of 1944...
50. Amendment of section 6 of Act 52 of 1951...
51. Amendment of section 32 of Act 4 of 1966...
52. Amendment of section 1 of act 91 of 1983
53. Amendment of section 17 of Act 91 of 1983...
54. Amendment of section 17B of Act 91 of 1983...

CHAPTER III. REPEAL OF AND ARRANGEMENTS IN RESPECT OF CERTAIN LAWS APPLICABLE TO ASIATICS AND COLOUREDS
55. Repeal of Asiatic Land Tenure Acts
56. Repeal of Act 7 of 1946 and the Rural Coloured Areas Act
57. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch- was entitled "Amendment of section 1 of Act 9 of 1987"]
58. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Repeal of section 2 of Act 9 of 1987"]
59. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 3 of Act 9 of 1987"]
60. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 9 of Act 9 of 1987"]
61. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Repeal of section 9 and 10 of Act 9 of 1987"]
62. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Substitution of section 11 of Act 9 of 1987"]
63. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 12 of Act 9 of 1987"]
64. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Repeal of section 13, 14 and 15 of Act 9 of 1987"]
65. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 16 of Act 9 of 1987"]
66. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 17 of Act 9 of 1987"]
67. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 18 of Act 9 of 1987"]
68. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 19 of Act 9 of 1987"]
69. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 29 of Act 9 of 1987"]
70. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 47 of Act 9 of 1987"]
71. ... [...repealed by 1998_094_010_19981102 Sch - was entitled "Amendment of section 49 of Act 9 of 1987"]

CHAPTER IV. REPEAL OF AND ARRANGEMENTS IN RESPECT OF CERTAIN LAWS ON DEVELOPMENT, TOWNSHIPS AND TOWNSHIP PLANNING
72. Repeal of Act 4 of 1984 and related laws
73. Amendment of section 1 of Act 4 of 1966...
74. Amendment of section 17A of Act 4 of 1966...
75. Amendment of section 42 of Act 4 of 1966...
76. Amendment of section 64 of Act 4 of 1966...
77. Amendment of section 1 of Act 102 of 1982...
78. Amendment of section 2 of Act 102 of 1982...
79. Amendment of section 3 of Act 102 of 1982...
80. Substitution of section 15 of Act 102 of 1982...

CHAPTER V. ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON NON-RACIAL AREA MEASURES
81. Establishment of Advisory Committee on Non-racial Area Measures
82. Constitution of Committee
83. Functions of Committee
84. Meetings of Committee
85. Reports of Committee
86. Performance of administrative work of Committee
87. ... [...self-lapsed ito Act 1991_108_087(4) wef 1994/12/31 - was entitled "Power of State President in relation to certain laws"]
88. Tabling of list of proclamations

CHAPTER VI. COMMISSION ON LAND ALLOCATION
88A. ... [... inserted by Act 1993_110_003_19930716] [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "__"]
88B. ... [... inserted by Act 1993_110_003_19930716[...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "_"]
89. ... [...substituted by Act 1993_110_004_19930716] [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Establishment of Advisory Commission on Land Allocation"]
90. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Constitution of Commission and period of office of members"]
90A. ... [... inserted by Act 1993_110_006_19930716] [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "_"]
91. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Objects of Commission"]
92. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Powers and duties of Commission"]
93. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Meetings of Commission"]
93A. ... [...inserted by Act 1993_204_019_19940126] [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Appointment and powers of committee"]
94. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Reports of Commission"]
95. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Remuneration and allowances of members of Commission"]
96. ... [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "Performance of administrative work of Commission"]
96A. ... [...inserted by Act 1993_110_011_19930716] [...repealed by Act 1994_022_041_19941125 - was entitled "_"]

CHAPTER VII. NORMS AND STANDARDS IN RESIDENTIAL ENVIRONMENTS
97. Definitions
98. By-laws for residential areas
99. Validity of by-laws
100. Powers of neighbourhood committee
101 Serving of notice
102 Interdict
103 Application of this Chapter in self-governing territories

CHAPTER VIII. MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
104 Application of Act
105 Construction of laws of self-governing territories [...Title amended by Act 1993_204_020_19940126 - was entitled "Restrictions on grounds of race of ethnicity in laws of self-governing territories"]
106 Interpretation of references in laws to certain areas
107 Act No. 28 of 1966 and Act No. 43 of 1983
108 Short title and commencement

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