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Intent or purpose of the Cantonments (Extension of Rent Control Laws) Act, 1957
The Legislature of India enacted the Cantonments (Extension of Rent Control Laws) Act, 1957 on 18th December 1957, to provide for the extension to cantonments of laws relating to the control of rent and regulation of house accommodation.
The act is associated with the Ministry of Defence – Department of Defence.
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