Telangana Agricultural Indebtedness (Relief) Act, 1987
(Act No. 45 of 1987)
Last Updated 13th January, 2020 [tel167]
(b) All suits and other proceedings including appeals, revisions, attachments or execution proceeding pending [as on the 31st May, 1989,] against any debtor for the recovery of any such debt, including interest, if any, shall abate:Provided that nothing in this clause shall apply to the sale, in respect of any such debt of -
(i) any movable property held and concluded before commencement of this Act;
(ii) any immovable property, confirmed before such commencement.
(c) Every debtor undergoing detention in a civil prison in execution of any decree for money passed against him by a Civil Court in respect of any such debt, including interest if any, shall be released.(3) (a) Every movable property pledged by a debtor whose debt is deemed to be discharged under sub-section (1), shall stand released, in favour of such debtor and the creditor shall be bound to deliver the same to the debtor forthwith.
(b) Every mortgage executed by such debtor in favour of the creditor shall stand redeemed and the mortgaged property shall be released in favour of such debtor.Explanation. - Nothing in this section shall be construed as entitling any debtor for refund of any part of any debt repaid or interest paid already by him or recovered from him before, such commencement. 4. Application of the Telangana Agricultural Indebtedness (Relief) Act, 1977. - (1) All the provisions of [the Telangana Agricultural Indebtedness (Relief) Act, 1977,(Act 7 of 1977)] (hereinafter in this section called "the said Act") except section 4 shall apply mutatis mutandis to the debts including interest, if any, which are deemed to be discharged under section 3 (hereinafter called the "said debts") as they apply in relation to the debts referred to in the said Act; and all the provisions of the said Act shall, be read and construed as if the said provisions had been included and enacted in this Act. (2) For the purpose of facilitating the application of [the Telangana Agricultural Indebtedness (Relief) Act, 1977,(Act 7 of 1977)] to the said debts, the State Government may, by notification in the [Telangana] Gazette, make such adaptations and modifications of the said Act and the rules made thereunder, whether by way of repealing, amending or suspending any provision thereof as may be necessary or expedient and thereupon the said Act and the rules made thereunder shall apply to the said debts subject to the adaptations and modifications so made. (3) Notwithstanding that no provision or insufficient provision has been made under sub-section (2) for the adaptation of the provisions of the said Act, or the rules made thereunder, any court, tribunal or authority required or empowered to enforce those provisions may, for the purpose of facilitating their application to the said debts, construe those provisions in such manner, without affecting the substance as may be necessary or proper in regard to the matter before the court, tribunal or authority. 5. Power to make rules. - The State Government may, by notification in the [Telangana] Gazette, make rules for carrying out all or any of the purposes of this Act. (2) Every rule made under this Act, shall, immediately after it is made, be laid before the Legislature of the State if it is in session and if it is not in session in the session immediately following for a total period of fourteen days which may be comprised in one session or in two successive sessions, and if, before the expiration of the session in which it is so laid or the session immediately following, the Legislature agrees in making any modification in the rule or in the annulment of the rule, the rule shall from the date on which the modification or annulment is notified, have effect only in such modified form or shall stand annulled as the case may be, so however, that any such modification or annulment shall be without prejudice to the validity of any thing previously done under that rule.