The Punjab Land Improvement Schemes Act,1963
Section 7. Approval and publication of scheme
(1) The Soil Conservation Officer shall prepare the draft scheme as required by sub-section (2) of section 5 and shall submit the same to the District Land Improvement Committee, which may either approve the draft scheme with or without modification or reject it and prepare or cause to be prepared another draft scheme.
(2) After the draft scheme is approved by the District Land Improvement Committee, it shall be published in [For Punjab] [For Haryana ” English, Hindi, and Punjabi Languages in] the Official Gazette and also in the prescribed manner in every village and at the headquarters of the tehsil and district in which the lands included in the scheme are situated, and a copy thereof shall be affixed in the officers of the Panchayat, Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad concerned.
(3) As soon as the draft Scheme is approved, the District Land Improvement Committee shall, appoint a person to an Enquiry Officer.