7th Pay Commission : Revision of pay scales / pension to Tamil Nadu Government Employees ; Extension of tenure of the Committee for three months
GOVERNMENT OF TAMIL NADU 2017
FINANCE (PAY CELL) DEPARTMENT
G.O.Ms.No.189, Dated: 27th June, 2017
(Heyvilarnbi, Aani-13, Thiruvalluvar Aandu 2048)
OFFICIAL COMMITTEE — Constitution — Revision of pay scales / pension to State Government Employees and Pensioners following the decision of Central Government on the recommendation of Seventh Central Pay Commission -Extension of tenure of the Committee – Orders – Issued
G.O.Ms.No.40, Finance (Pay Cell) Department, Dated: 22.02.2017.
In the Government Order read above, orders have been issued constituting an Official Committee under the Chairmanship of Additional Chief Secretary to Government, Finance Department with the Principal Secretary, Home Department, Principal Secretary, School Education Department, Secretary, Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department and Dr.P.Umanath, I.A.S, Member-Secretary to examine and make necessary recommendations for the implementation of the revision of scales of pay and allowances of State Government Employees, Teachers including employees of Local Bodies based on the decisions of the Central Government on the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission. The Committee was also requested to make necessary recommendations regarding revision of Pension / Family Pension, Retirement benefits etc., and submit its report to Government within four months.
2. The Official Committee has held hearings with Recognised / Major Service and Pensioners Associations and other unrecognised Service Associations on 26.05.2017, 27.05.2017, 02.06.2017 and 03.06.2017 and the associations have also submitted their detailed Memorandums / representations to the Official Committee. Apart from this, several Individual Employees / Pensioners have also submitted their representations to the Official Committee seeking redressal of their grievances / pay anomalies. Certain Head of Departments have also forwarded the representations submitted by the Associations / Individuals to the Official Committee for examination.
3. The representations made by the Recognised / Major Service and Pensioner Associations / Un-recognised Associations have to be examined / processed in detail and the orders of the Government of India on the recommendations of the Committee on Allowances have also not been issued so far. As the tenure of the Official Committee expires on 30.06.2017 and as it will take some more time to finalise the report, the Official Committee has sought extension of the tenure of the Committee for a further period of three months beyond 30.06.2017.
4. After careful consideration, Government direct that the tenre of the Official Committee constituted in the Government Order read above shall be extended for a further period of three months beyond 30.06.2017 i.e., upto 30.09.2017.
(BY ORDER OF THE GOVERNOR)
ADDITIONAL CHIEF SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT