Ministry of Personnel. Public Grivances & Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)
Subject:- Scheme for Joint Consultative Machinery and Compulsory Arbitration for Central Government Employees - Raising the limit of Pay from Rs. 8900 to Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 in Pay Band -2 for eligibility.
Ministries/ Departments are aware that the Scheme of Joint Consultative Machinery and Compulsory Arbitration for Central Government Employees covers all regular civil employees of the Central Government, except inter-alia persons in industrial establishments, employed mainly in managerial or administrative capacity, and others employed in Supervisory capacity and drawing salary in scales going beyond Rs. 8900 per mensem (vide Clause 1 of the JCM Scheme).
2. With the revision of scales of pay, on the recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission the limit of Rs. 8900 referred to in para 1 above, requires to be suitably revised. The matter has been examined in consultation with Department of Expenditure. It has been dicided that the existing pay limit of Rs. 8900 would correspond to Grade Pay of Rs.4200 in Pay Band -2 revised on the basis of the recommendations of 6th CPC.
Therefore, the Scheme is amended to this extent and Clause 1 (c) of the JCM Scheme may now be read as under,
"Persons in Industrial establishments employed mainly in managerial or administrative capacity, and those who being employed in supervisory capacity draw salary in scaled going beyond Grade Pay of Rs. 4200 in Pay Band-2".
3. This may be brought to the notice of all concerned.