The Ministerial Consultative Committee on Lands agreed to submit two regulations pertaining to the Land Development Ordinance to Parliament for approval at its committee meeting held on the 11th.
This agreement arrived at the Ministerial Consultative Committee on Lands chaired by Hon. S. M. Chandrasena, Minister of Lands.
Accordingly, the Gazette Extraordinary No. 2251/48 of 28th October 2021 and the Gazette Extraordinary No. 2266/5 of 07th February 2022 making the amendments to the said Gazette and the Gazette Extraordinary No. 2262/50 of 15th January 2022 and the Gazette Extraordinary No. 2266/5 of 07th February 2022 making the amendments to the said Gazette, enacted by the Minister of Lands under Sections 155 and 156 of the Land Development Ordinance Regulations made were approved.
Amendment of Income Limits to be taken into consideration in issuing licenses and grants as determined by paragraphs “a”, “b”, “c”, “d”, under Regulation 3 of the Land Development Order Ordinance prepared in the year 2014 and the Minimum Allocation Limits of Lands Relating to Licenses and Grant Issues issued under Land Order 115 of 1985 will be amended accordingly.
Members of Parliament Asanka Nawarathne, Gayantha Karunatilleka, Mayadunna Chinthaka Amal, Rauff Hakeem, Upul Mahendra Rajapaksha, Madhura Withanage, Geetha Kumarasinghe and Yadamini Gunawardena were present at this meeting.