7th CPC: Opportunity for revision of option to come over to revised pay structure – Railway Services (Revised Pay) Rules, 2016 | RBE No. 197/2018

7th CPC: Opportunity for revision of option to come over to
revised pay structure – Railway Services (Revised Pay) Rules, 2016 | RBE No. 197/2018
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
Ministry of Railways (Rail Mantralaya)
(Railway Board) 
PC-VII No. 123
RBE No.197/2018
File No. PC-VII/2018/RSRP/1
New Delhi, dated 11 .12.2018
The General Managers/CAOs(R),
All Indian Railways & Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
Sub: Railway Services (Revised Pay) Rules, 2016 – opportunity for
revision of option to come over to revised pay structure.

Please refer to Rule 5 & 6 of RS(RP) Rules, 2016 regarding exercise of
option to come over to revised pay structure effective from 01.01.2016 as
notified by the RS(RP) Rules, 2016. The said Option was to be exercised
within 3 months of the date of notification i.e. 28.07.2016 of the said
Rules. The Rule 6(4) thereof provides that the option once exercised shall
be final.
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2. In this context, it is stated that Ministry of Finance, Department of
Expenditure vide their OM No. 4-13/17-IC/E-IIIA dated 12.12.2018 permitted
opportunity to Government Servants to revise their initial option in terms
of Rule 5 & 6 of CCS(RP) Rules, 2016. These orders issued by Ministry
of Finance. Department of Expenditure shall be applicable mutatis mutandis in Railways with respect to RS
(RP) Rules, 2016.
3. The ‘three months’ period mentioned in para 3 of aforesaid OM of
Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure dated 12.12.2018 shall be
three months from the date of issue of these instructions.
4. The matter has also been raised by both recognised Staff Federations
AIRF and NFIR.
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5. Hindi version will follow.
(Jaya Kumar G)
Deputy Director, Pay Commission-VII
Railway Board
File No. PC-VII/2018/RSRP/1
New Delhi, dated 17.12.2018
Copy (with 40 spares) forwarded to the A.D.A.I., Railways, New Delhi.
RSRP-Rules-2016-opportunity-to-revise-option-RBE-no.197-2018

Source: Railway Board (Click to view/download pdf)
[http://www.indianrailways.gov.in/railwayboard/uploads/directorate/pay_comm/PC7/RBE_197_2018.pdf] 

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