The Bihar Scheduled Areas (Amendment) Regulation, 1981
Bihar Regulation No. 1 of 1983
Published in Bihar Gazette Extraordinary, dated the 10th September, 1983.
A Regulation to amend the Bihar Scheduled Areas Regulation, 1969.
Whereas it is expedient to amend the Bihar Scheduled Areas Regulation, 1969 (Bihar Regulation 1 of 1969) in the manner hereinafter appearing:
It is hereby enacted as follows
1. Short title. - This Regulation may be called the Bihar Scheduled Areas (Amendment) Regulation, 1981.
2. Amendment of the Schedule to Bihar Regulation 1 of 1969. - Under the heading 'Bengal Act' of the Schedule to the Bihar Scheduled Areas Regulation, 1969 (Bihar Regulation 1 of 1969):-
(i) the existing Explanation to Section 71-A of the Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act, 1908 noted against serial number 3 in column (4) shall be renumbered as Explanation 1; and
(ii) after the said Explanation as so renumbered, the following Explanation shall be added, namely:-
"Explanation II. - A Bhuinhar or a Mundari-Khunt-Kattidar who is deemed to be a settled raiyat under the provisions of Section 18 of this Act shall also be deemed to be a raiyat for the purposes of this section."