Recommendations of Committee on Allowances on 7th CPC
The Committee on Allowances (CoA) recommended the acceptance of the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission (7th CPC) with 33 modifications. The recommendations of the CoA were accepted with 8 modifications by the Government.
The 7th CPC recommendations on allowances were approved by the Government on 28.06.2017 with modifications in respect of 34 allowances. As per the established practice relating to implementation of earlier Central Pay Commission’s recommendations on allowances, the recommendations of the 7th CPC on allowances have been implemented prospectively with effect from 01.07.2017.
This information was given by the Minister of State for Finance Shri Arjun Ram Megwal in a written reply to Shri Neeraj Shekar in Rajya Sabha on 1.8.2017.