Amendment in the Employees Provident Funds & Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952

No.S-35012/5/2017-SS-II
Government of India
Ministry of Labour and Employment

Shram Shakti Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated the 23rd August, 2019.

Subject: Amendment in the Employees’ Provident Funds & Miscellaneous Provisions (EPF and MP) Act, 1952 – regarding.

The Ministry of Labour and Employment proposes to amend the Employees’ Provident Funds & Miscellaneous Provisions (EPF and MP) Act, 1952. A copy of the Preliminary Draft of THE EMPLOYEES’ PROVIDENT FUNDS AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2019 along with a Brief on the said Bill is attached.

2. As a part of the pre-legislative consultative process, the suggestions/comments/inputs of all concerned stakeholders/other members of the public are invited on the preliminary Draft of THE EMPLOYEES’ PROVIDENT FUNDS AND MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2019 for consideration in the Ministry.

3. In order to facilitate proper consideration, the comments/suggestions on the draft amendment Bill must be in the following format:

Section/Sub-section/ Clause/
Proviso of the draft Amendment Bill
Issue/Problem identified in the
Section/ Sub-section/ Clause/
Proviso of the draft Amendment Bill
Proposed Change/
Correction that is suggested
Reason(s) for the Proposed
Change/ Correction
Remarks, if any
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5)

4. It is requested that the suggestions/comments/inputs must be submitted, within one month time from the date of issuance or latest by 22nd September, 2019, by post to Shri Rahul Bhagat, Director, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Room No.302, Shram Shakti Bhawan, New Delhi or through email at [email protected] or [email protected]

(S K Das)
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Tel.No. 23473325

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