Family Planning Allowance in Sixth Central Pay Commission
F.No.7(20)/2008 – E.III(A)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi. Dated 24th September, 2008.
Subject:- Revision in the rates of Family Planning Allowance for adoption of small family norms following the recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission.
Consequent upon the implementation of the revised pay structure by the Government with effect from 1st January, 2006 on the basis of recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission and in partial modification of this Ministry’s O.M. No.6(39)/98-IC.II dated 6th July, 1999, the President is pleased to sanction the revised Family Planning Allowance at double the existing amount of the Family Planning Allowance, subject to a minimum of Rs.210/- per month as indicated in Column 7 of Annexure to this Office Memorandum.
2. The allowance will be related to the Grade Pay corresponding to the post against which the employee concerned had initially earned or will earn the Family Planning Allowance. All other terms and conditions governing the grant of Family Planning Allowance shall remain unchanged.
3. These orders will be effective from 1st September, 2008.
4. In so far as persons serving in the Indian Audit and Accounts Department are concerned, these orders issue after consultation with the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
5. Hindi version of this O.M. will follow.
(Madhulika P. Sukul )
Joint Secretary to the Govt. of India
Annexure to O.M. No.7(20)/2008-E.III(A) dated 24thth September, 2008
Revised Rates of Family Planning Allowance (FPA) with reference to Revised Pay Bands and Grade Pays for posts carrying present scales in Group ‘A’, ‘B’, ‘C’ & ‘D’