Land Laws solved MCQs

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1. Article 19(1)(f) of the Constitution guaranteed to all citizens the fundamental right to

a. acquire & hold property

B. dispose of property

c. do business in any part of india

d. both (a) & (b)

2. Article 31 of the Constitution provided that any State acquisition of property must onlybe

a. upon enactment of a valid law

B. for a public purpose

c. upon payment of compensation

d. all the above

3. The Constitution (Forty-Fourth Amendment) Act 1978, abolished

a. article 19(1)(f)

B. article 31

c. articles 19(1) (f) & article 31

d. article 300a

4. The Constitution (Forty-Fourth Amendment) Act 1978 inserted ____into a new chapterIV of Part XII of the Constitution

a. article 300a

B. article 370

c. article 300

d. article 31(a)

5. ‘Acquisition and requisitioning of property’ was included as a subject in

a. the concurrent list

B. state list

c. central list

d. residue powers of central government

6. _________ Amendment was passed shortly after the decision in the Bela Banerjee case

a. twenty-fifth

B. the fourth

c. forty second

d. forty fourth

7. _________ Amendment was passed to oust judicial review of the adequacy ofcompensation.

a. the first

B. the fourth

c. the twenty fourth

d. the forty fourth

8. Today, Right to property in India is

a. fundamental right

B. constitutional right

c. legal right

d. human right

9. After the formation of Maharashtra State uniform land revenue code called as________ was formulated

a. maharashtra land revenue code 1966

B. bombay land revenue code,

c. berar land revenue code,

d. central provinces land revenue code

10. At divisional level, _____________ is the controlling authority in all the mattersconnected with land revenue administration in the division.

a. commissioner holding the rank of secretary

B. minister of agriculture

c. district collector

d. additional collector

11. _____________heads the district has to ensure prompt action in revenue matter like correct computation of revenue, declaration of land revenue rates, review of agricultural conditions, formation of urban, rural and survey areas.

a. tehsildar

B. district collector

c. commissioner

d. assistant commissioner

12. Under Maharashtra Land Revenue Code, 1966, working of the taluka is supervised by

a. tahsildar

B. naib tahsildar

c. tahsildar assisted by naib tahsildar

d. additional collector

13. Under Maharashtra Land Revenue Code, 1966, villages are under the charge of

a. sarpanch

B. talathi

c. gram sevak

d. kotwal

14. At District level there is ________ in each district who maintains the record at districtlevel under Maharashtra Land Revenue Code.

a. collector

B. district inspector of land records

c. tehsildar

d. city survey officer

15. In the cities there are________ who conduct measurement of land for correctboundaries to identify each parcel of land.

a. city survey officers

B. law enforcement officers

c. municipality officers

d. land acquisition officers

16. At district level, _____is the ex-officio District Registrar

a. collector

B. additional collector

c. tehsildar

d. registration officer

17. At Taluka level, _____ maintain copies of every document registered with them.

a. tehsildar

B. sub-registrar

c. naib tehsildar

d. additional tehsildar

18. _______ is the revenue officer at grass root level who keeps the record of the landholdings and revenue in each village Under Maharashtra Land Revenue Code, 1966.

a. sarpanch

B. talathi

c. gram sevak

d. inspector

19. _______ established under Maharashtra Land Revenue Code hear appeals against the
orders of Revenue Officers relating to land revenue matter, tenancy, abolition of inams,
vatans and related matters.

a. divisional court

B. high court

c. maharashtra revenue tribunal

d. maharashtra administrative tribunal

20. Who among the following is NOT a revenue officer?

a. collector

B. tahsildar

c. circle officer & inspector

d. inspector general of police

21. Which is notified as a Revenue Year?

a. 1st april to 31st march

B. 1st january to 31st december

c. 1st august to 31st july

d. none of the above

22. Who is/are revenue officers in Division?

a. commissioner

B. additional commissioner

c. assistant commissioner

d. all the above

23. Appointments of revenue officers are made under which section(s) of MaharashtraLand Revenue Code?

a. section 6

B. section 7

c. section 8

d. all of the above

24. Which is NOT correct about the Superintendent of Land Records?

a. he is a survey officer

B. he is a revenue officer

c. he is advisor to collector on land records

d. he advises on maintenance of records of rights

25. Who is the village accountant Maharashtra Land Revenue Code?

a. talathi

B. gram sewak

c. kulkarni

d. circle inspector


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