376. Obligation to repair damage during period of requisitioning modified.

Where, in the exercise of emergency powers1, possession of any land comprised in a lease2 is taken on behalf of Her Majesty, then, during the period while possession so taken is retained, no remedy for breach of any repairing covenant3 contained in the lease may be enforced, whether by action or otherwise, in respect of any damage4 to the land occurring during that period; and, if the lease determines while possession of the land is so retained, or if upon possession of the land being given up, compensation in respect of the taking of possession of it becomes payable