Tamil Nadu Revised Pay Rules, 2017 – SPECIAL TIME SCALES OF PAY
POSTS ON SPECIAL TIME SCALES OF PAY :
Certain categories of posts have been placed on Special Time Scales of Pay (erstwhile non-standard scales of pay). These posts have been conferred with different special time scales of pay and maintained outside the purview of time scales of pay applicable to the regular employees. This has been done with the intention of providing better livelihood to these employees who mostly are not on full time basis.
The same methodology that has been adopted in arriving at the pay matrix for the employees on time scales is being adopted for the employees on Special Time Scales of Pay. Accordingly, pay matrix for posts on special time scales of pay shall be as in Schedule-IV.
The employees on Special Time Scale of Pay shall be granted the same percentage of Dearness Allowance as applicable to employees on time scales of pay from time to time. These employees shall also be entitled for House Rent Allowance, City Compensatory Allowance, Medical Allowance and other allowances along with annual increment, as applicable to employees on time scales of pay from time to time.