Commentary

77.2 Right to withdraw support before 1975

MINES, MINERALS AND LANDFILL vol 26(3)
| Commentary

77.2 Right to withdraw support before 1975

| Commentary

77.2 Right to withdraw support before 1975

In cases where:

  1. 77.2.1

        immediately before 31 August 1975 the British Coal Corporation had a right to withdraw support under the repealed Coal Act 1938 Schedule 2 Paragraph 5; and

  2. 77.2.2

        after that date the land has been damaged by the working of coal in the exercise of the right to withdraw support conferred by the Coal Industry Act 1975 Section 2 or the Coal Industry Act 1994 Section 38,

claims can be made for compensation in accordance with the terms as to compensation which previously applied, but no person is entitled

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