7th CPC: Discontinued allowances should be stopped from the salary of July 2017 – DoE Order

7th CPC: Discontinued allowances should be stopped from the salary of July 2017 – DoE Order
payment on account of discontinued allowance


Payment on account of discontinued allowances – regarding
** F.No.29/1/2017FE.II(B), Government of India, Ministry of Finance,
Department of Expenditure, New Delhi, dated the 11th July, 2017 ** OFFICE
MEMORANDUM ** Subject:- Payment on account of discontinued
allowances – regarding ** The undersigned is directed to inform that the
recommendations of the 7th CPC on allowances have been accepted by the
Government with 34 modifications. Resolution in this regard has been
published on 6th July, 2017.

F.No.29/1/2017FE.II(B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure 
New Delhi, dated the 11th July, 2017 
OFFICE MEMORANDUM
 


Subject:- Payment on account of discontinued allowances – regarding. 

 


The undersigned is directed to inform that the recommendations of the 7th
CPC on allowances have been accepted by the Government with 34
modifications. Resolution in this regard has been published on 6th July,
2017. 
2. In this regard, attention is drawn to Para 8.2.5 of the Report of the
7th CPC wherein it has been mentioned that any allowance, not mentioned in
the Report (and hence not reported to the Commission), shall cease to exist
immediately. In case there is any demand or requirement for continuation of
an existing allowance which has not been deliberated upon or covered in
this report, it should be re-notified. by the Ministry concerned after
obtaining due approval of Ministry of Finance and should be put in the
public domain. 
3. As the recommendations of the 7th CPC on allowances have come into
effect from 1st July, 2017, disbursement of all existing
allowances which have not been specifically recommended for continuation in
terms of the Resolution dated 6th July, 2017 shall be discontinued from the
salary of the month of July, 2017. 
4. In view of the nature of the Allowances specific to Ministry of External
Affairs, these allowances were not covered by the 7th Central Pay
Commission, Hence this order will not be applicable to allowances specific
to Ministry of External Affairs. 
5. it shall be the responsibility of the Heads of the Department to ensure
that no bills relating to disbursement in respect of such allowances is
drawn by the Head of Office/Drawing Disbursing Officers under their
purview/jurisdiction. Pay and Accounts Officers shall ensure that no
payment is effected if any such bill relating to the disbursement of the
discontinued allowances is submitted to them. If such bills are received,
they should be returned to the DDO and intimation thereof shall also be
given to the Head of the Department and the Chief Controller of Accounts. 
(Annie George Mathew)
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Joint Secretary to the Government of India

To

1. Joint Secretary (Admn./Estt.), all Ministries/Departments

2. All Financial Advisers

Source: doe.gov.in

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