The 74th Amendment Act has the conferred upon the state legislature the power of empowering the municipalities with power to:
1. Maintenance of Law and Order
2. Implementation of various schemes
3. Preparation of economic development plans for subjects of 12th schedule
Select the correct statements from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] Only 2 & 3

The state legislature may endow the municipalities with such powers and authority as may be necessary to enable them to function as institutions of self-government. Such a scheme may contain provisions for the devolution of powers and responsibilities upon municipalities at the appropriate level with respect to (a) the preparation of plans for economic development and social justice; (b) the implementation of schemes for economic development and social justice as may be entrusted to them, including those in relation to the eighteen matters listed in the Twelfth Schedule.

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