Article 279. Redemption of land for state and municipal needs.
1. A land plot may be withdrawn from the owner for state or municipal needs by means of a buyout. Depending on for whose needs the land is being withdrawn, the repurchase is carried out by the Russian Federation, the relevant subject of the Russian Federation or the municipality. 2. The decision to withdraw a land plot for state or municipal needs is taken by the federal executive authorities and the executive authorities of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation. The state bodies authorized to make decisions on the withdrawal of land for state or municipal needs, the procedure for preparing and making these decisions are determined by federal land legislation. 3. The owner of the land plot must be no later than a year before the forthcoming withdrawal of the land plot in writing notified to this by the authority that made the decision on the withdrawal. Redemption of a land plot before the expiration of a year from the date of receipt by the owner of such notice is allowed only with the consent of the owner. 4. The decision of the state body on the withdrawal of a land plot for state or municipal needs is subject to state registration with the authority that registers the rights to a land plot. The owner of the land plot must be notified of the registration with the indication of its date. 5. Redemption for a state or municipal needs of a part of a land plot is allowed only with the consent of the owner.
References to other articles of chapter 17. Ownership and other real rights to land: