One more option to switch over to 7th CPC, from a date subsequent to 25th July 2016: 48th NC JCM Meeting
Minutes of the 48th Meeting of the National Council (JCM) held on 26.06.2021 vide DoP&T OM No.3/4/2021-JCA dated 14th July, 2021
5.13 Item No. NC-48/7/21: Central Government Employees may be granted one more option to switch over to 7th CPC, from a date subsequent to 25th July 2016
Leader, Staff Side stated that a new situation has already arisen as the entry pay scale to promotee has been given after a gap of 5 years and that the gap of 90 days period was also given during 4t..·:i, 5th and 6th Pay Commissions. Further that in the Ministry of Railways, S 1,000 employees were promoted from September, 20 16, and have been put to loss, as restriction date of 25.7.2016 has been made only in the 7th CPC.
Addl. Secretary (Pers), DoE stated that seeking the option cannot be an endless exercise, and it has to be completed by some specific date. She further stated that there seems to be some difference in perception, and expressed willingness to have a discussion with Staff Side very soon on the issue.
Decision: Cabinet Secretary directed Add.I. Secy.(Pers), DoE to hold one more discussion with the Staff Side and to try to come up with the solution.