7th CPC Interest free advance, 3rd MACP to MCM of Defence, Carry forward of EL by Defence Industrial Employees etc.: Action Taken Report of Standing Committee Meeting
[GoI, Min P,PG & P, DoPT’s OM No. 3/1/2018-JCA dated 08.07.2019]
Subject: Minutes of the Standing Committee Meeting held on 07.03.2019 under the Chairmanship of Secretary (Personnel) - reg.
5. Staff Side also raised the discussions on the Action Taken statements (ATS) on the minutes of the Standing Committee Meeting, which was held on 03/05/2017 :
x) Item No.17: Restoration of interest free advances which was withdrawn by the Government based on 7th CPC recommendation:
Staff Side requested that atleast festival advance to the Central Govt. employees should be restored.
Joint Secretary (Pers) Dept. of Expenditure agreed to consider the demand of the staff side.
xi) Item No.19: Grant of 3rd MACP in GP:Rs.4600 to the Master Craftsmen (MCM) of Defence Ministry, who are holding the post of MCM in the pre-revised pay scale of Rs.4500-7000 as on 31/12/2005.
Chairman desired that Addl. Secretary, DOP&T may hold a meeting with the officials of MoD to settle the matter.
xii) Item No.20: Carrying forward of Earned Leave by Defence Industrial employees on transfer/appointment from Non-industrial to industrial establishment.
Staff Side stated that the MoD has to carry out an amendment in the Leave rules of Industrial employees and it is understood that the matter is pending with DOP&T for concurrence.
Chairman desired that the issue may be settled at the earliest.