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CHAPTER VIII
Miscellaneous
31.Omitted.................................................................................................................................. 238
32. Power to make rules.......................................................................................................... 238
33. Repeal and savings............................................................................................................ 238

=== THE KERALA CATTLE TRESPASS RULES, 1962 ===

1. Short title and Commencement......................................................................................... 239
2. Definition. ........................................................................................................................... 239
Rules 3 - 23.................................................................................................................. 239-240
Form 1 - IV ................................................................................................................... 241-242

THE KERALA CATTLE TRESPASS ACT, 1961
ACT 26 of 1961 as amended by Acts 15 of 1962, 13 of 1968,
18 of 1975, 7 of 1980 and 16 of 2000)


An Act to consolidate and amend the law relating to trespass by cattle in the State of Kerala.

Preamble.- WHEREAS it is necessary to consolidate and amend the law relating to trespass by cattle on lands and causing damage to Crops and other produce thereon, in the State of Kerala;

BE it enacted in the Twelfth year of the Republic of India as follows:-

CHAPTER 1

1. Short title, extent and commencement.- (1) This Act may be called The Kerala Cattle Trespass Act, 1961.

(2)(a) It extends to the whole of the State of Kerala.

(b) The Government may, by notification in the Gazette, exclude any area from the operation of this Act from such date as may be specified therein.

(3) It shall come into force on such date as the Government may, by notification in the Gazette, appoint.

2. Definitions.- In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires

(1) "cattle" means cows, oxen and bulls and includes elephants, camels, buffaloes, horses, mares, geldings, ponies, Colts, fillies, mules, asses, pigs, rams, ewes, sheep, lambs, goats, kids and vowels and such other kinds of animals as the Government may, by notification in the Gazette,specify;

(2) x X x)

(3) "local authority" means a Village Panchayat constituted under Section 4 of the Kerala Panchayat Raj Act, 1994, (13 of 1994) or a municipality Constituted under Section 4 of the Kerala Municipality Act, 1994 (20 of 1994).

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