Emiriye sentence example
- The Turkish historian, Kutchi Bey, attributes the origin of the decline of the empire to the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent (1520-1566), when the conversion of many emiriye lands into vakufs was effected, and the system of farming out revenues first introduced.
- Real property is held in one of four various ways: either mulk, emiriye, vakuf or khaliye.
- (2) Emiriye is practically " public domains."
- Emiriye cannot be mortgaged, but can be given as security for debt on condition that it be restored when the debt has been repaid.
- Emiriye is not transmissible by will, but may be transferred by donation, which returns to the donor should he outlive the beneficiary.Advertisement
- Should a proprietor of emiriye plant trees or vines, or erect buildings upon it, with the consent of the state, they are considered as mulk; an annual tax representing the value of the tithes on the portions of emiriye thus utilized is levied.
- The emiriye then becomes mulk, with certain restrictions as to transfer dues.
- A transfer duty of 5% on the estimated value of emiriye is paid on transmission by sale, inheritance or donation, of 22% on the amount of the debt in case of mortgage or release from mortgage, and of 10% on expenses.
- A different scale is established for emiriye with moukataa (rent paid for emiriye with mulk property established upon it).
- But this resulted in so heavy a: burden upon the public that the law had again to be altered to extend hereditary rights, and to admit a system of mortgage which was assimilated to that for emiriye; but the evils were little more than palliated.Advertisement