Urban Local bodies Rural Local bodies
The Karnataka Municipal Corporations Act, 1976 The Karnataka Local Authorities (Prohibition of Defection) Act, 1987
The Karnataka Municipal Corporation (Election)Rules, 1979 The Karnataka Panchayat Raj Act, 1993
The Karnataka Municipalities Act, 1964 The Karnataka Panchayat Raj (Conduct of Election) Rules, 1993
The Karnataka Municipalities (Election of Councillors) Rules, 1977