7th CPC : Revision of pay scales – Amendment of Service / Recruitment Rules
North Block, New Delhi
Dated: 22nd December, 2017
Sub: Seventh Central Pay Commission’s recommendations – revision of pay scales – amendment of Service Rules/Recruitment Rules.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OM of even number dated 9th August, 2016 on the subject mentioned above wherein it was requested that as per the CCS (Revised Pay) Rules, 2016 issued by Department of Expenditure vide Notification dated 25th July, 2016, consequential amendment in the existing Service Rules/Recruitment Rules shall be made by the Ministries/Departments by substituting the existing Pay Band and Grade Pay by the new pay structure i.e. “LEVEL in the PAY MATRIX” straightaway without making a reference to the Department of Personnel and Training (DOP&T)/Union Public Service Commission (UPSC).
2. Further, DoP&T vide OM of even number dated 16.02.2017 sought information with regard to implementation of OM dated 09.08.2016. “l ‘he issue is being monitored by higher authorities; however, so far this Department has not received any information from Ministries/Departments even after a lapse of over a year. It has been decided to hold a meeting, under the Championship of JS (E), with all Ministries/Departments on 04.01.2018 in Room No.190, North Block, New Delhi
3. All Ministries/Departments are requested to furnish a status report regarding amendment of Recruitment Rules in pursuance of DoP&T OM dated 09.08.2016 in the annexure-II enclosed herewith. The schedule of the meeting is as per Annexure-I.
Encl.: As above
Under Secretary (RR-II)