Haryana to revise civil services pension on 6th pay panel pattern

Updated: Apr 30 2009, 04:23am hrs
The Haryana finance department has notified the Haryana Civil Services (revised pension) Part-I Rules, 2009, and Haryana Civil Services (revised pension) Part-II Rules, 2009, to revise the pension of state government pensioners/family pensioners with effect from January 1, 2006, on the pattern of recommendation of the Sixth Central Pay Commission.

These rules have been notified with the concurrence of Election Commission of India.

The Haryana Civil Services (revised pension) Part-I Rules, 2009, shall apply to all pensioners/family pensioners who were drawing their pension/family pension or who were eligible/entitled to pension/family pension on January 1, 2006, under the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable to the pensioners/family pensioners under the rule making powers of the Haryana government and whose pension/family pension will be debited to the consolidated fund of the state of Haryana. These rules shall not apply to any category of persons whose pension is not governed by the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable on pensioners/family pensioners of the state of Haryana. They will also not apply to those who, being in the service of government of Haryana, are not governed under the rule making powers of Haryana Government. Finally, they are not applicable to those who, being in the service of the government of Haryana, are governed by a separate rule/contract other than the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable to the pensioners/family pensioners of the Haryana government and officers of the judicial services in whose case corresponding scales of pay on which they were recruited have not been revised.

The Haryana Civil Services (revised pension) Part-II Rules, 2009, shall apply to all pensioners/family pensioners who retire/die in harness on or after January 1, 2006, and are drawing/entitled to draw their pension/family pension under the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable to the pensioners/family pensioners under the rule making powers of the Haryana government and whose pension/family pension is debitable to the Consolidated Fund of the state of Haryana.

These rules shall not apply to any category of persons whose pension etc is not governed by the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable on pensioners/family pensioners of State of Haryana; who, being in the service of Government of Haryana, are not governed under the rule making powers of the Haryana Government; who, being in the service of Government of Haryana, are governed by a separate rule/contract other than the Punjab Civil Services Rules Volume II as amended from time to time and as applicable to the pensioners/family pensioners of Haryana government and the officers of judicial services whose revised pay structure is yet to be finalised.

Additional quantum of pension/family pension at the rate of 20% will be payable on attaining the age of 80 years. This will be increased to 30% on attaining the age of 85 years, 40% on attaining the age of 90 years, 50% on attaining the age of 95 years and 100% on attaining the age of 100 years.

The Accountant General (A&E) Haryana shall ensure that the date of birth and the age of the pensioners/family pensioners are indicated in PEN-1 and the pension payment order to facilitate payment of additional pension/family pension by the Pension Disbursing Authority as soon as it becomes due. The amount of additional pension/family pension will be shown distinctly in the pension/family pension payment order.