Senior Scale of Pay -Exercise of option to continue in the scale of pay of the lower post-Extension of time limit-regPROCEEDINGS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF KARNATAKA
Sub: Senior Scale of Pay -Exercise of option to continue in the scale of pay of the lower post-Extension of time limit-reg.
Read: 1. Notification No.FD 25 SRP 91, dated : 29.10.1991.
2. Notification No.FD 25 SRP 91, dated: 04.01.1993.
3. G.O.No.FD 28 SRP 94, dated: 24.11.1994
4. G.O.No.FD 27 SRP 99, dated:30.07.1999.
5. G.O.No.FD 16 SRP 2002 (II), dated: 14.06.2002
According to proviso (iii) to Rule 3 of the Karnataka Civil Services (Automatic Grant of Special Promotion to Senior Scale of Pay) Rules, 1991, as amended in Notification No.FD 25 SRP 91 dated:04.01.1993, a Government Servant who is promoted on or after 01.06.1991 or who gets promotion to the higher post before the completion of 15 years of service, if he desires, should give an option in writing to continue in the scale pay of the lower post or Selection Time Scale of pay thereof until he becomes eligible for senior scale of pay, to the Appointing Authority within two months from the date of promotion or from the date of commencement of Karnataka Civil Services (Automatic Grant of Special Promotion to Senior Scale of Pay) (Amendment) Rules, 1992, whichever is later.
In Government Orders read at (3) to (5) above, the time limit for giving option for Senior Scale of was extended from time to time till 30.09.2002. Proposals have been received from several departments for further extention of this time limit Government have considered the same and the following orders are issued.
GOVERNMENT ORDER NO.FD 24 SRP 2013 (II),
BANGALORE, DATED 14TH NOVEMBER 2013
Government are pleased to extend the time-limit for giving option for Senior Scale of Pay by Government servants who have been promoted to higher posts on or after 01.06.1991 for a further period upto 31.12.2013.
The Heads of Department should bring the contents of this order to the notice of all employees coming under their administrative control immediately.
BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE
GOVERNOR OF KARNATAKA
Under Secretary to Government,
Finance Department (Services – 2).
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