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Bill on unauthorised houses

A bill to extend the cut off date for regularisation of unauthorised houses constructed on government land in urban areas was tabled in the Assembly.

The Karnataka Land Revenue (Fourth Amendment) bill, 2017, extends the cut-off date for the regularisation scheme from January 1, 2012 to January 1, 2015.

The bill was tabled by Revenue Minister Kagodu Thimmappa.

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Heritage area authority

A bill to conserve archaeological remains and environs of Badami, Ihole and Pattadakallu (which house heritage structures built by the Chalukya dynasty) was tabled in the Assembly.

The Chalukya's Heritage Area Management Authority Bill, 2017, proposes to preserve the cultural identity and ensure sustainable development of the Chalukya heritage area.

The Bill was tabled by Kannada and Culture Minister Umashree. The 13-member authority will be headed by the chief minister.