Edinburgh : Butterworths/Law Society of Scotland ; St. Paul, Minn. : Butterworth Legal Publishers, 1990.
Book — xxii, 249 p. ; 26 cm.
Historical introduction-- legal and administrative bodies-- crofts and crofters-- security of tenure-- fair rent and compensation-- changes in tenancy-- succession-- common grazings-- rights to acquire ownership-- release from crofting controls-- cottar's rights. Appendices: statutes-- rules of the Scottish Land Court-- rules of procedure of the Crofter's Commission-- notes on the availability of legal aid.
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Designed as a comprehensive textbook to the subject of crofting law with special reference to the Crofting Reform Act of 1976 which conferred on crofters the right to acquire an owner's title to their crofts and the right to share in the development value of croft land. (source: Nielsen Book Data)