Voluntary Retirement: AIS (Death-cum-retirement-benefits) Amendment Rules: Notification dated 27.02.2017

The Gazette of India : Extraordinary [Part II-SBC – 3(i)] Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions (Department of Personnel and Training) Notification – These rules may be called the All India Services (Death-Cum-Retirement-Benefits) Amendment Rules, 2017, The notice of voluntary retirement given in writing by the member
of the service under sub-rule (2) and (2A), may be withdrawn by the member
of service. Request for withdrawal of notice of voluntary retirement shall be
submitted to the Competent Authority within the period specified in the
said notice.

THE GAZETTE OF INDIA : EXTRAORDINARY [PART II-SBC. 3(i)]
MINISTRY OF PERSONNEL, PUBLIC GRIEVANCES AND PENSIONS
(Department of Personnel and Training) 
NOTIFICATION
 
New Delhi, the 27th February, 2017
G.S.R. 170(E).-In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) read
with sub-section (IA) of section 3 of the All India Services Act, 1951 (61
of 1951), the central Government, after consultation with the Governments
of the States concerned, herby makes the following rules, further to amend
the All India Services (Death-Cum-Retirement-Benefits) Rules, 1958,
namely:- 
1 (1) These rules may be called the All India Services
(Death-Cum-Retirement-Benefits) Amendment Rules, 2017. 
(2) They shall be deemed to have come into force from the date of their
publication in the official Gazette. 
2. In the All India Services (Death-Cum-Retirement-Benefits) Rules, 1958 in
rule 16, after sub-rule (2A), the following sub-rules shall be inserted,
namely :- 
“(2B) (a) The notice of voluntary retirement given in writing by the member
of the service under sub-rule (2) and (2A), may be withdrawn by the member
of service. 
(b) Request for withdrawal of notice of voluntary retirement shall be
submitted to the Competent Authority within the period specified in the
said notice. 
(2C) Where a notice of voluntary retirement is given by a member of service
under sub-rule (2) and the competent authority does not issue any order
before the expiry of the period. specified in the said notice, the
voluntary retirement shall become effective from the date of expiry of the
said period. 
Provided that, where no order is issued by the competent authority, then
after the expiry of the period specified in the notice, the Central
Government may issue orders. 
(2D) For the purpose of this rule the expression ‘competent authority’
shall mean the authority which is empowered to accept notice of voluntary
retirement under sub-rules (2) and (2A).”. 
[R No. 24012/04/20]6.AIS-H(Pension)]
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Source : www.dopt.gov.in

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