Schemes among Panchayat Raj Institutions (PRIís)
The 73rd Amendment Act contains provisions for the devolution of powers and responsibilities to Panchayats at the appropriate level with respect to :
(a) the preparation of plans for economic development and social justice;
the implementation of scheme for economic development and social
justice as may be entrusted to them including those in relation to the
matter listed in the Eleventh schedule.
There are 29 items mentioned in the eleventh schedule and they are as follows: -
The KPAR ACT, 1993 in its schedule II(Pertaining
to section 58 & 145), schedule III(Pertaining to section 184) have
clearly notified the functions of Grama Panchayats, Taluk Panchayats and
Zilla Panchayats respectively. Further the Rural Development and
Panchayat Raj Department have issued the official notification No:RDP
121-ZPS 98 dated 16-9-98 and Circular No RDP 121- ZPS 98 dated 28-11-98
assigning specific functions to ZPís,TPís and GPís.
These specific functions are shown a definite budget every year and published under the tittle of ĎLink Documentí to the Main Budget of the State