Continuance of Existing Laws and Municipalities
Bar to Interference by Courts in Electoral Matters

12th Schedule

 It contains the following 18 functional items
• 1. Urban planning including town planning;
• 2. Regulation of land use and construction of buildings
• 3. Planning for economic and social development
• 4. Roads and bridges
• 5. Water supply for domestic, industrial and commercial purposes
• 6. Public health, sanitation, conservancy and solid waste management
• 7. Fire services
• 8. Urban forestry, protection of the environment and promotion of ecological aspects

Eight types of urban local bodies

Municipal Corporation
Municipality
Notified Area Committee
Town Area Committee
Cantonment Board
Township
Port Trust
Special Purpose Agency

Municipal Corporation

 Created for the administration of big cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Bangalore
• States by the acts of the concerned state legislatures
• Union territories by the acts of the Parliament of India
 Municipal corporation has three authorities, namely,
• The council,
• The standing committees and
• The commissioner

Municipality

 Established for the administration of towns and smaller cities.
 Also known by various other names like municipal council, municipal committee, municipal board, borough municipality, city municipality and others
• States by the acts of the concerned state legislatures
• Union territories by the acts of the Parliament of India
 Municipal corporation has three authorities, namely,
• The council,
• The standing committees and
• The chief executive officer.

Cantonment Board

 Cantonment board is established for municipal administration for civilian population in the cantonment area
 Set up under the provisions of the Cantonments Act of 2006
 Administrative control of the defence ministry of the Central government
 Act has repealed the Cantonments Act of 1924
 At present (2018), there are 62 cantonment boards in the country
 Four categories on the basis of the civil population

Classification of Cantonment Boards

Municipal personnel systems

1. Separate Personnel System:
2. Unified Personnel System:
3. Integrated Personnel System:

MUNICIPAL REVENUE

Central Council of Local Government was set up in 1954

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