Wednesday, 24 August 2016

7th Pay Commission – Second meeting on Allowances on 01.09.2016

Indian Military Veterans

7th Pay Commission – Second meeting on Allowances on 01.09.2016 will be held at Room No. 72 North Block, New Delhi under the Chairmanship of Finance Secretary and Secretary (Expenditure) Committee will seek views of National Joint Council of Action (NJCA).
Department of Expenditure
(Implementation Cell)
Room No.216, Hotel Ashok,
Chankyapuri, New Delhi,
Dated :22/23.08.2016
Shri Shiva Gopal Mishra
Secretary, National Council (Staff Side), JCM
13C, Feroz Shah Road,
New Delhi.
I am directed to inform that the 2nd Meeting of the Committee on Allowances will be hedl on 01st September, 2016 at 3.00 PM in Room No.72, North Block, New Delhi under the Chairmanship of Finance Secretary & Secretary (Expenditure).
2. I am further directed to inform that the Committee on Allowances has desired to meet the representatives of the National Joint Council of Action (NJCA) in the aforesaid meeting to obtain their views on the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission relating to allowances.
3. You are, therefore, requested to attend the aforesaid meeting with their members of Standing Committee of National Council Staff Side (JCM). The names of the members attending the meeting may please be sent on or before 29th August, 2016 to the undersigned so that necessary arrangements can be made.
Yours sincerely,
(Abhay N.Sahay)
Under Secretary (IC-7th CPC)
Source: AIRF

Forwarding of LPC-Cum-Data Sheet in respect of JCO/ORs for Service/ Invalided out cases.

Indian Military Veterans

Circular No. 564
Dated : 02.08.2016
The OI/C
Subject: Forwarding of LPC-Cum-Data Sheet in respect of JCO/ORs for Service/ Invalided out cases.
Reference: This office Circular No. 530 dated 05.12.2014.
Kindly refer to this office above cited Circular under which LPC-Cum-Data Sheet along with instructions for filling of Data Sheets for sanction of service pension/disability pension have been circulated.
2. Pension claim format has now been simplified and circulated to all Record Offices vide IHQ of MoD (Army), AG’s Branch letter A/20037/Pensions/MP 8( I of R) (a) dated 18.12.2015. The formats of revised pension claim documents is also enclosed herewith which is used in lieu of IAFY-1948A. Accordingly, LPC-Cum-Data Sheet has also been modified for Service/Invalided out cases and revised format bearing DS No. PHP-001/2016 is enclosed herewith for necessary action at your end.
3. The method of filling of new/modified columns is also enclosed herewith. Method for filling of all other columns of LPC-Cum-Data Sheet will remain unchanged. It is requested that Service/Disability Pension claim may be initiated on revised LPC-Cum-Data Sheet and on revised IAFA-1948A format. It is hereby stated that fresh PPO issued by Pension Sanctioning Authorities should bear Aadhaar Number, PAN Number, Mobile Number and e-mail ID of individual as instructed vide Ministry of Defence, Department of Ex-servicemen Welfare D(Pension/Policy) ID No. 14(02)/2014/D(Pen/Pol) dated 12.05.2016.
4. The following documents will continue to be attached along with above revised claim format:-
(i) RMB/IMB Proceedings
(ii) Adjudication documents as per existing procedure (including Court of Inquiry proceedings and other related with disability as applicable as per existing procedure)
5. There is no change in the pension claim documents being submitted to other agencies, like ECHS,AGIF,PAO (OR) & PDA however, the Descriptive Roll presently in use has been merged with above mentioned revised pension claim documents.
6. All fresh claims for grant of service pension should be submitted only on revised LPC-cum Data Sheet w.e.f 01.11.2016. After 01.11.2016, no fresh case will be entertained on old LPC-Cum-Data Sheet.
7. A separate communication will follow for submission of family pension claims. The Orders/Circulars/Formats etc. in this connection are also available on the website of this Office i.e.
Please acknowledge receipt.
Dated 02.08.2016
(Nasim Ullah)

Setting up of 7th CPC Anomaly Committee – Dopt orders on 16.8.2016

Indian Military Veterans

Setting up of Anomaly Committee to settle the Anomalies arising out of the implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations.

Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and pensions
Department of Personnel & Training
JCA Section

North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 16th August, 2016


Subject: Setting up of Anomaly Committee to settle the Anomalies arising out of the implementation of the Seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations.

The undersigned is directed to say that it has been decided that Anomaly Committees should be set up, consisting of representatives of the Officials Side and the Staff Side to settle the anomalies arising out of the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations, subject to the following conditions, namely:

(1) Definition of Anomaly

Anomaly will include the following cases:

(a) where the Official Side and the Staff Side are of the opinion that any recommendation is in contravention of the principle or the policy enunciated by the Seventh Central Pay Commission itself without the Commission assigning any reason; and

(b) where the maximum of the Level in the Pay Matrix corresponding to the applicable Grade Pay in the Pay Band under the pre-revised structure, as notified vide CCS (RP) Rules 2016, is less than the amount an employee is entitled to be fixed at, as per the formula for fixation of pay contained in the said Rules”.

(2) Composition: 

There will be two levels of Anomaly Committees, National and Departmental, consisting of representatives of the Official Side and the Staff Side of the National Council and the Departmental Council respectively.

(3) The Departmental Anomaly Committee may be chaired by the Additional Secretary (Admn.) or the Joint Secretary (Admn.), if there is no post of Additional Secretary (Admn.). Financial Adviser of the Ministry / Department shall be one of the Member of the Departmental Anomaly Committee.

(4) The National Anomaly Committee will deal with anomalies common to two or more Departments and in respect of common categories of employees. The Departmental Anomaly Committee will deal with anomalies pertaining exclusively to the Department concerned and having no repercussions on the employees of another Ministry / Department in the opinion of the Financial Adviser.

(5) The Anomaly Committee shall receive anomalies through Secretary, Staff Side of respective Council upto six months from the date of its constitution and it will finally dispose of all the anomalies within a period of one year from the date of its constitution. Any recommendations of the Anomaly Committee to resolve the anomaly shall be subject to the approval of the Government.

(6) Cases where there is a dispute about the definition of “anomaly” and those where there is a disagreement between the Staff Side and the Official Side on the anomaly will be referred to and “Arbitrator” to be appointed out of a panel of names proposed by the two sides. However, this arbitration will not be a part of the JCM Scheme.

(7) The Arbitrator so appointed shall consider the disputed cases arising in the Anomaly Committees at the National as well as Department level.

(8) Orders regarding appointment of the Arbitrator and constitution of Anomaly Committee at National Level will be issued separately. All Ministries / Departments are accordingly requested to take urgent action to set up the Anomaly Committees for settlement of anomalies arising out of implementation of the 7th Pay Commission’s recommendations, as stipulated above.

(G. Srinivasan)
Deputy Secretary (JCA)


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