THE PUNJAB VILLAGE PANCHAYATS AND NEIGHBOURHOOD COUNCILS (DELIMITATION) RULES, 2020 — They shall come into force at once. The Election Commission shall appoint a delimitation committee for a district or a part thereof from amongst the officers of the Election Commission, Government or Autonomous Body controlled by the Government. The delimitation committee shall delimit the villages and neighbourhoods within the district or a part thereof in accordance with the provisions of the Act, rules and instructions issued by the Election Commission.

By |2020-07-02T06:52:14+00:00February 27th, 2020|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB DEMARCATION, CLASSIFICATION AND NAMING OF LOCAL AREAS RULES, 2019 — They shall come into force at once. The words and expressions used but not defined in the rules shall have the same meanings as are assigned to it in the Act. For the purpose of the rules, every Commissioner shall be the Demarcation Authority for all Local Areas in the respective Division. The Demarcation Authority, inter alia, shall hear and decide all suggestions and objections against the initial proposal under Rule 10. Subject to the provisions of the Act and any regulation or standing instruction on the subject, the Demarcation Officer shall prepare a proposal, to be called the initial proposal, for division of all areas comprising the District, except the areas excluded under sub-section (2) of Section 1 of the Act, into Urban and Rural Local Areas in accordance with Rule 20.

By |2020-07-02T06:54:16+00:00September 13th, 2019|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (SCHEDULE OF ESTABLISHMENT) RULES, 2018 — They shall extend to all Local Governments except the District Education Authorities and District Health Authorities in the Punjab. They shall come into force with immediate effect. Amendment in the Schedule of Establishment means and include creation, upgradation, down gradation, abolition or conversion of any post. The Government may issue Schedule of Establishment for Local Governments and such schedule may include posts of Municipal Officers Planning, Finance, Regulation and Infrastructure. A newly constituted Local Government shall within thirty days of assuming the charge of the office shall draft its Schedule of Establishment on Form I, duly endorsed by its House provided that the Government may issue Schedule of Establishment in case a Local Government is failed to propose its Schedule of Establishment under sub rule (2) and such Local Government shall adopt it.

By |2020-08-05T02:09:24+00:00September 4th, 2019|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB VILLAGE PANCHAYATS AND NEIGHBOURHOOD COUNCILS ACT, 2019 — It extends to the whole of the Punjab other than the areas notified as cantonments under the Cantonments Act, 1924 (Act II of 1924), or the Cantonments Ordinance, 2002 (CXXXVII of 2002), in relation to the matters covered there under. It shall come into force at once. As soon as may be, but not later than six months of the commencement of this Act, the Government shall, by a notification in the official gazette, establish areas, excluding the areas notified as cantonments, which shall constitute villages and neighbourhoods for the purpose of this Act. Every village and neighbourhood shall have a common assembly for the purposes of this Act. A common assembly shall comprise of every resident of the respective village or, as the case may be, the respective neighbourhood.

By |2020-08-10T07:44:14+00:00July 25th, 2019|LG&CD|1 Comment
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 2019 — It shall extend to the whole of the Punjab other than the areas notified as cantonments under the Cantonments Act, 1924 (II of 1924), or the Cantonments Ordinance, 2002 (CXXXVII of 2002) or such other areas as may be notified by the Government for this purpose, in relation to the matters covered there under. It shall come into force at once. All Local Governments constituted or continued under the Punjab Local Government Act, 2013 (Act XVIII of 2013) are hereby dissolved. As soon as may be but not later than one year of the commencement of this Act, the Government shall constitute succeeding local governments in accordance with the provisions of section 15 of this Act. Subject to and to the extent given under this Act, every local government shall have the authority to run the affairs of respective local area without improper interference.

By |2020-07-25T04:18:08+00:00May 7th, 2019|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (INTERNAL AUDIT) RULES, 2018 — They shall extend to the Metropolitan Corporation and Municipal Corporations in the Punjab. They shall come into force at once. Internal Audit means an independent advice, appraisal and consulting activity to add value and to improve the service delivery to achieve the objectives of the Local Government, by bringing a systematic, disciplined approach to evaluate and improve the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance processes.

By |2020-07-07T15:54:48+00:00February 20th, 2019|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (PERFORMANCE EVALUATION REPORTS OF OFFICERS / OFFICIALS) RULES, 2018 — They shall extend to all Local Governments except the District Education Authorities and District Health Authorities in the Punjab. Report means Performance Evaluation Report of the officers and officials posted in the Local Government and servants of the Local Government, on the forms prescribed by the Government for civil servants. The instructions for the purpose of writing the Performance Evaluation Report forms issued by the Government from time to time shall be followed while writing the reports of officers and officials posted in a Local Government and the servants of a Local Government.

By |2020-07-08T12:57:02+00:00February 1st, 2019|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (VOTE OF NO CONFIDENCE) RULES, 2018 – These rules shall apply to all Local Governments except District Education Authorities, District Health Authorities and Union Councils established under the act. House means the elected body of a Local Government. Local Government means the Metropolitan Corporation, a Municipal Corporation, a Municipal Committee or a District Council. The Presiding Officer means an officer appointed under Rule 5 to preside over the meeting to consider the motion of no-confidence.

By |2020-07-02T07:07:46+00:00July 30th, 2018|LG&CD|0 Comments
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THE PUNJAB LOCAL GOVERNMENTS (COMMITTEES) RULES, 2018 –– These rules shall apply to all Local Governments except District Education Authorities, District Health Authorities and Union Councils established under the act. House means the elected body of the Metropolitan Corporation or a Municipal Corporation or a Municipal Committee or a District Council. Local Government means the Metropolitan Corporation or a Municipal Corporation or a Municipal Committee or a District Council. The Chairperson of a Committee shall be elected by the members of the Committee from amongst themselves in the first meeting of the Committee but no member shall be elected as the Chairperson of more than one Committee.

By |2020-07-02T07:12:08+00:00July 15th, 2018|LG&CD|0 Comments
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