Important Office Memorandums and Orders issued by Govt during Jun 2018

Important Orders on service matters of Central Government Employees during February 2020

Important Office Memorandums and Orders issued by Govt during Jun 2018 for Central Government Employees Service Matters and Pensioners’ issues such as overtime allowance, SC/ST Reservation, settlement of medical claims of pensioners, Advance to deceased Employee’s Family, Child Care Leave and etc.

Overtime Allowance:

Overtime Allowance for Central Government Employees is now restricted to operational staff only. OM dated 19.06.2018 issued by DOPT defines Operational Staff as “All Ministerial non-gazetted Central Government Servants directly involved in smooth operation of the office including those tasked with operation of Electrical or mechanical equipment”

Checkout Office Memorandum No.A-27016/ 03/ 2017-Estt.(AL) dated 19.06.2018 issued by DOPT

SC/ST Reservation for promotion in Central Government Service:

Hon’ble Supreme Court has passed orders on 17.05.2018 in SLP No. 30621 /2011 to the effect that pendency of SLP relating to SC/ST reservation for promotion in Central Government Service, the matter which has been referred to Constitutional Bench, would not affect promotion orders issued by Govt.

In this regard, DOPT has issued OM dated 15.06.2018 allowing Cadre Controlling Authorities to issue promotion order as per the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court.

Checkout Office Memorandum F. No. 36012/11/2016- Estt.(Res-I) {Pt-II} dated 15.06.2018

Advance given to Family of Central Government Employees died in Service fixed at Rs. 25,000/-

While many of Advances existed prior to 7th Pay Commission implementation were discontined as per the recommendations of the commission, Advance amount released to Family of Central Government Employee died in service under Rule 80 Compendium of Rules on Advances has been retained and the limit for same fixed as Rs. 25,000/-.

Checkout Office Memorandum F.N. 12(1)/2016-EII(A) dated 20.06.2018 issued by Department of Expenditure

Child Care Leave:

DOPT has issued an importantt OM dated 22.06.2018 relating to Child Care Leave extended to Women Central Government Employees for removing the age limit in the case of disabled child.

Checkout Office Memorandum No. 13018/6/2013-Estt.(L) dated 22.06.2018

Also read : Child Care Leave a recap and compilation of orders issued relating to Child Care Leave

GDS Postal Staff revision of pay, allowances, Gratuity and introduction of maternity leave:

In the month of June 2018, Govt implemented the GDS Committee report on Pay, Allowances and other Service benefits for Gramin Dak Sevak Postal Staff.

GDS Pay and Allowances increase – OM No. 17-31/2016-GDS dated 25.06.2018

Maternity leave introduced for GDS Postal Staff

Increase in Gratuity limit for GDS Postal Staff

Travelling Allowance for Central Government Employees – Travel entitlement limit is exclusive of GST paid:

Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance clarified that GST paid over and above Travel Entitlement limit under Travelling Allowance Rules for Central Government Employees is also payable.

Checkout Department of Expenditure Office Memorandum No. 19030/2/2017.E.IV dated 29.06.2018

Guidelines for disposing medical claims of Pensioners

Department of Health and Family Welfare has issued guidelines for speedy disposal of medical claims of Pensioners

Checkout Office Memorandum No: Z.15025/51/2018 /DIR/CGHS/EHS dated 06.06.2018

Here is list of all OMs and Orders issued by various Govt departments during the month of June 2018
Office Memorandums issued by DOE, DOPT, and other Govt departments in June 2018