Classification of Posts: Senior Accounts Officer is Classified as Group A Post
Classification of Posts in Central Civil Accounts Service: Senior Accounts Officer is Classified as Group A Post with effect from 9.4.2009.
According to the OM issued by the Controller General of Accounts on 31st October 2019, the post of Senior Accounts Officer in Central Civil Accounts Service is classified as Group ‘A’ post w.e.f. 9.4.2009 without any change in Pay Level.
The order also said all settled cases (such as promotions to the post of Senior Accounts Officer, induction into ICAS, disciplinary cases, etc.) will not be re-opened. The attendant benefits such as consultation with UPSC for promotion, change in disciplinary authority, contribution to CGEGIS, etc. will be effective from the date of issue of the order for classifying the post of Senior Accounts Officer as Group ‘A’.