ECONOMIC PLANTS PROTECTION ACT - 1979 (AFRCD 47)

    Section - 4 - Grant of Felling Rights Prohibited.

    (1) No felling rights in respect of timber trees shall be granted where such timber trees stand in farms where specified plants are cultivated.

    (2) Where immediately before the publication of this Decree in the Gazette there existed any felling rights in respect of timber trees standing in farms where specified plants are cultivated, such rights shall be deemed to be void and shall forthwith cease to have any effect.

    (3) Any person who grants or purports to grant or acts or purports to act in pursuance of any felling rights in contravention of the provision of this section shall be guilty of an offence.