7th Pay Commission News – 13th Finance Commission’s opinion
7th Pay Commission News – 13th Finance Commission is not for giving retrospective effect to Pay Commission – Minister’s reply to Rajya Sabha query
In reply to Rajya Sabha Query regarding constitution of 7th pay commission, Minister of State in the Ministry of Finance has replied that Government has not taken any decision on the constitution of 7th pay commission.
He also added that 13th Finance Commission had recommended that structural shocks such as arrears arising out of Pay Commission awards should be avoided by making the pay award commence from the date on which it is accepted.
The full text of this query and reply is reproduced below.
191 . SARDAR BALWINDER SINGH BHUNDAR
MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF FINANCE (SHRI NAMO NARAIN MEENA)