Parliamentary Bulletin Part-II
No. 56460 Thursday, March 16, 2017 Legislative Section
Government Resolution



Shri ArunJaitley, Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs has given a notice of thefollowing Resolution which has been admitted:


        "That this House approves theproposal of the Government to reject the Award given on 6th April,2004 by the Board of Arbitration in C.A. Reference Case No.2 of 2002, regardinggrant of House Rent Allowance to the Central Government employees for theperiod from 01.01.1996 to 31.07.1997 at pre-revised rates but with reference torevised pay, in terms of Para 21 of the Scheme for the Joint ConsultativeMachinery and Compulsory Arbitration for Central Government Employees (JCM) asthe implementation of the Award which involves an expenditure of approximatelyRs.1000 crores, will lead to diversion of scarce resources from developmentexpenditure to non-productive expenditure and will, thus, adversely affect theNational Economy."

Shumsher K Sheriff