THE
DISPOSAL OF LAND BY DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITIES (REGULATION) (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE, 2002

V of 2002
17th January, 2002

An ordinance to amend the Disposal of Land by Development Authorities (Regulation) Act, 1998.

Whereas it is expedient to amend the Disposal of Land by Development Authorities (Regulation) Act, 1998 (XII of 1998) in the manner hereinafter appearing;

And whereas the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab is dissolved and the Governor is satisfied that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action;

And whereas under Article 4 of the Provisional Constitution (Amendment) Order No.9 of 1999, as amended by the Chief Executive Order No.11 of 2000, the Governor of a Province may issue and promulgate an Ordinance;

Now, therefore, in exercise of the aforesaid powers and all other powers enabling him in that behalf, the Governor of the Punjab is pleased to make and promulgate the following Ordinance:-

1. Short title and commencement.- (1) This Ordinance may be called the Disposal of Land by Development Authorities (Regulation) (Amendment) Ordinance, 2002.

(2) It shall come into force at once.

2. Amendment in section 4 of Act XII of 1998. in section 4 of the said Act clause (b) shall be substituted by the following:
“(b) (1) Plots falling in the zone of above 5 marla to 10 marls shall be disposed of in the following manner-
Sr. No. Manner of disposal Percentage

i)
through open auction
95.00%

ii)
allotment by GHQ to the defence personnel who become permanently disabled or the legal heirs of the defence personnel who lay down their lives in the discharge of official duties.
3.50%

iii)
allotment by the Governor to such persons who become permanently disabled in the performance of functions or voluntary services in relation to the affairs of the Government or the legal heirs of the persons who die while performing such functions or services.
1.50%
(2) Plots falling in the zone of upto 5 marla shall be disposed of through allotment in the following manner-

Sr. No.
Manner of disposal
Percentage

i)
General public (by ballot)
80.00%

ii)
allotment by GHQ to the defence personnel who become permanently disabled or the legal heirs of the defence personnel who lay down their lives in the discharges of official duties
5.00%

iii)
allotment by the Governor to such persons who become permanently disabled in the performance of functions or voluntary services in relation to the affairs of the Government or the legal heirs of the persons who die while performing such functions or services.
2.00%

iv)
a. Government servants as well as employees of Autonomous/Semi Autonomous Bodies (by ballot).

b. retired Government servants including widows and dependents of deceased Government servants who died before retirement and did not own a plot (by ballot).
5.00%

2.00%

v)
minorities (by ballot)
1.00%

vi)
destitutes (by ballot)
5.00%”