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The constitutionality of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28 of 2002
(North-West University, 2006)
The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act 28 of 2002 (MPRDA) is premised on the principle that minerals are part of the natural heritage of all South Africans. Section 3 of the MPRDA articulates the core of the ...
The development of a new expropriation framework for South Africa
(North-West University, 2009)
The word expropriation is used in South Africa to describe the process whereby a public authority or institution takes property from a private person for public purposes against payment of compensation. The current Act ...
The effect of constitutional environmental protection on land ownership
Communities sometimes hold private property rights in or adjacent to a protected area. Section 25 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa of 1996 (the Constitution) protects a person's private property in that ...