Rajasthan Escheats Rules, 1957
Published vide Notification No. F:8 (40) Rev./A/53 dated 8-3-57, publication In Rajasthan Gazette Part 4-C, dated 28- 3-57
Last Updated 2nd December, 2019 [rj1276]
(i) "The act" means the Rajasthan Escheates Regulation Act, 1956 (Raj. Act No. 23 of 1956).
(ii) "section" means a section of the Act.3. Inventory of property. - If the property to which the act applies-
(a) is agricultural property, the inventory shall show the name of the village, the survey number, area and name of field, if any, soil classification and boundaries;
(b) is immovable property other than agricultural land, the inventory shall contain a description of such property sufficient to identify the same; in particular the name of the village, town or city, the name of the ward, mohalla, road or street and a description of the locality, number of house, if any, and boundaries;
(c) is movable property, the inventory shall give a reasonable accurate and full descriptions of the property together with the nature and estimated of each articles and the name of the place where the property is.4. Mode of taking possession. - In the case of the property of the description mentioned in clause (a) and (b) of rule 3, the Tehsildar shall proclaim the fact of taking possession by beat of drum in the village, town or city concerned; and in the case of the property of the description mentioned in clause (c) of the same rule, he shall take physical possession of the property. 5. Particulars of proclamation under section 6. - The proclamation under clause (b) of sub section. (1) of sec. 6 shall-
(a) give a description of the property sufficient to identify the same; and in case such property can be identified by boundaries or numbers in a record of settlement or survey, a specification of boundaries and numbers; in the case of movable property, its estimated value; and where the property has been sold in accordance with sub-section (2) of section 4. The amount of sale proceeds thereof.
(b) State the manner and the terms and conditions subject to which the property is being possessed, maintained, managed, kept and taken care of; and
(c) Call upon all persons having interest therein or right thereto to prefer their claims in respect thereof to the Collector in writing within 30 days from the service of the proclamation.6. Enquiry under sub-section (6) of section 6. - In enquiring into a claim preferred under sub-section (6), of section 6, the Collector shall take into consideration the information obtained by him under sub-section (5) of that section and any other titles, deeds and documents, if any, and he shall also record oral evidence, if any, produced by the claimant. 7. Form of proclamation under section 8. - The proclamation under section 8 shall be in the form appended to these rules.
Form of proclamation under section 8 of The Rajasthan Escheats Regulation Act, 1956.
(See rule 7)In The Court Of The District Judge Of___________________ Case No.___________________of 20___________________ Escheat proceeding in respect of the property of A.B.S/o C.D. caste___________________r/o___________________E.F.S/o G.H.cast___________________r/o___________________Applicant. Where as the Collector of has applied to this court under clause (b) of sub-section (9) of section 6 of the Rajasthan Escheats Regulation Act, 1956 (23 of 1956) for a vesting order in respect of the property hereinafter described and for the custody thereof in the meanwhile; this proclamation is issued under section 8 of the said Act calling upon any person claiming to be entitled to the property set out hereinafter to attend and prefer his claim and furnish evidence in respect thereof to satisfy the court of his right to the possession of the property in question or any part of it. Take notice that if no claim preferred and right established to the satisfaction of th court, then after the expiry of 12 months from the date of the service of this proclamation, the court shall pass an order declaring the property in question to have vested in the State on the date of the death of the last owner thereof. Given under my hand and the seal of the court this day year
Description of property.