18.Reference to Court:- (1) Any person interested who has not accepted the award may, be
written application to the Collector, require that the matter be referred by the Collector for the
determination of the Court, whether his objection be to the measurement of the land, the amount
of the compensation, the persons to whom it is payable, or the appropriate of the compensation
among the persons interested.
(2) The application shall state the grounds on which objection to the award is taken:
Provided that every such application shall be made,---
(a) if the person making it was present or represented before the Collector at the time when he
made his award, within six weeks from the date of the Collector's award;
(b) in other cases, within six weeks of the receipt of the notice from the Collector under section
12, sub-section (2), or within six months from the date of the Collector's award, whichever period
shall first expire.
19.Collectors statement to the Court:- (1) In making the reference, the Collector shall state for
the information of the Court, in writing under his hand,---
(a) the situation and extent of the land, with particulars of any trees, buildings or standing crops
(b) the names of the persons whom he has reason to think interested in such land;
(c) the amount awarded for damages and paid for tendered under sections 5 and 17, or either of
them, and the amount of compensation awarded under section 11; and
(d) if the objection be to the amount of the compensation, the grounds on which the amount of
compensation was determined.
(2) To the said statement shall be attached a schedule giving the particulars of the notices served
upon, and of the statements in writing made or delivered by, the parties interested respectively.
1.claim application is to be filed in office of land acquisition collector.
2.certified copy of award of LAC and land related documents are needed.
3.signatures of concerned applicants are needed only.
4.time period cannot be told.
5.status of claim can be tracked from civil court to which LAC has referred claim case.