Regulation of initial pay on promotion/appointment tohigher post under F.R.22-C
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Expenditure)
New Delhi-2, dated the 6th December, 1962.
Subject:-Regulation of initial pay on promotion/appointment tohigher post under F.R.22-C.
The undersigned is directed to saty that in accordance with the provisons contained in paragraph 4 of this Ministry’s Office Memorandum No.F.2(9)-E.III/81 dated the 20th March 1961, the provisions contained in that Office Memorandum since incorporated as F.R.22-C the Fundamental Rules, will not apply to cases of Government servants appointed to higher posts through the Union Public Service Commission and in whose cases the Commission have made a specific recommendation regarding the pay to be given.
The intention behind the above provisions is that in a Case the Union Public Service Commission recommend a specific rate pay to be given to the Government servan, the person concerned would be eligible for that rate of pay. If, on the contrary, the commission recommend that the pay should be fixed “under the normal rules’, then the pay may be fixed under F.R.22-C subject of course of the condition that the post is higher than the post previously, and by the Government servant.
2.In order to enable the Accounts/Audit authorities the pay has been fixed in accordance with the abvoe, the President is planned to decide that in all case of appoinment of Government servant to the other posts through the Union Public Service Commission the recommendations of the Commission in the matter of pay, i.e. whether it is a specific rate of pay or pay to the fixed “under the normal rules.” as the indicated in the order or retification,
appointing the Government servant concerned to this post.
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India