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An Act Against Criminal Conveyance of Land (Cap. 95).

Country/Territory
Liberia
Document type
Legislation
Date
2014
Source
FAO, FAOLEX
Subject
Land & soil
Keyword
Transfer Ownership Foreign land tenure Contract/agreement Abandoned land/unoccupied land Offences/penalties
Geographical area
Africa, Least Developed Countries, Western Africa
Abstract

This Act amends the Penal Law so as to introduce measures against unauthorized possession or occupation of land and criminal conveyance of land. “Criminal conveyance” means the conveyance through sale, donation or lease of land by a person who has no title to do so. The Act defines offenses relating to criminal conveyance of land and prescribes penalties for such offences. The Act also defines affirmative defense.

Full text
English
Website
www.landlib.org