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Name: Agricultural Small Tenancies Act, 1957 (Cap. 29).
Country: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Subject(s): Agriculture workers
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1957-04-15
Entry into force:
ISN: VCT-1957-L-87938
Bibliography: Legislation on-line Legislation on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-09-30)
Abstract/Citation: This Act makes provision with respect to contracts relative to agricultural small tenancies. Section 8 concerns the termination of a contract of tenancy in the case of serious offence by the tenant against his or her duty to keep the land in good order. A tenant may assign, with the consent of the landlord, assign his interest in a registered land at any time to a person or persons (sect. 10). Sub-letting is prohibited. Rights of the landlord are set out in section 16. Part II deals with compensations for improvement. Various other provisions concern the relationship between the landlord and tenant and settlement of disputes.

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