GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-3148
Setting up of Seventh Pay Commission
3148 . SHRI SUKHDEV SINGH DHINDSA
(a) Whether Government proposes to set up the Seventh Central Pay Commission for Central Government Employees to neutralize the effects of soaring inflation;
(b) if so, by when it is likely to be set up; and
(c) if not, the reasons therefor?
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE
(SHRI NAMO NARAIN MEENA)
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(a) to (c) : The recommendations of the 6th Central Pay Commission were given effect to from 1.1.2006. Generally, there has been a gap of a minimum 10 years between two successive Pay Commissions. Therefore, no proposal to constitute the Seventh Central Pay Commission is at present under consideration.