7th CPC Notification: Army Officers Pay Rules, 2017 – Amendment in Definition of Pay Matrix and Revised Pay Matrix
[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA, PART-II, SECTION 4]
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
(Department of Defence)
dated 6th July 2017
SRO……… In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to article 309 of the Constitution, the President hereby makes the following rules to amend the Army Officers Pay Rules 2017, namely:
1. Short title and commencement – (1) These rules may be called Army Officers Pay (Amendment) Rules, 2017.
(2) They shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of January, 2016:
2. In the Army Officers Pay Rules, 2017.-
(a) in rule 3, in clause (g), the following Note shall be inserted, namely:
Note: “In any kind of calculation which attempts to work with the maximum pay of a particular level the lastfigure of the Level shall not be calculated and the end-points of the Level, representing the possible highest and, lowest pay in that level, may not be treated as the maximum and minimum of any closed pay scale, as used to prevail prior to the implementation of the 6th CPC”;
(b) in the Schedule, for Part ‘A’ the following Part shall be substituted namely:- “PART A”.
(File No. 1 (8)/2016-D (Pay/Services) Part-I
Joint Secretary to the Government of India
Source: MOD/DOD Website