Mandatory reforms

  • 30/08/2006

Mandatory reforms Adopting modern accrual-based double entry accounting system with e-governance features such as GIS and MIS

Reform of property tax with GIS

Levy of reasonable user charges to recover full operation and maintenance costs

Internal earmarking within local bodies' budgets for basic services to the urban poor, including security of tenure

Implementation of decentralisation measures as envisaged in 74th Constitutional Amendment Act

Repeal of Urban Land Ceiling and Regulation Act*

Reform of rent control laws*

Rationalisation of stamp duty

Enactment of the public disclosure law

Enactment of the community participation law and introduce the concept of the "area sabha '

Assigning or associating elected ULBs with "city planning functions'

*Not mandatory for water supply and sanitation schemes

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