JOINT ACTION COMMITTEE OF
ACCOUNTS & AUDIT EMPLOYEES & OFFICERS ORGANISATIONS
AUDIT LEKHA BHAWAN
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Ph. 0120-2881727/011-2578 5070
Reference: JAC/Circular -9/2010 Date: 12th September, 2010
Chief Executives of
Constituent Organisations &
Conveners, Local JACs
Reports received at JAC head quarter show that the call for 3-day demonstration and sending of telegram to Speaker Lok Sabha and Chairman Rajya Sabha against the move of govt to move resolution in the Lok Sabha ton reject the award by the Board of Arbitration in CA No 3/2001 is responded well though the country.
The apex JAC had simultaneously written to Shri Prananb Mukharjee, Finance Minister, Shri A. K. Antony, Defense Minister, Shri P. Chidambaram, Home Minister, Ms. Mamta Banerjee, Railway Minister on the issue. , Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Leader of the Opposition, Lok Sabha and other prominent MPs were also appealed to take up the issue on our behalf.
COM. BASUDEB ACHARIA INTERVENED
Com. Basudeb Acharia, M.P. leader of the CPI (M) Group, Loksabha has moved amendments (Copy enclosed) against the resolution moved by the Government in the Parliament for rejection of the award. Consequentially, the Government could not move the Resolution in the just concluded monsoon session of the Parliament. Com. Basudeb Acharia, MP has also forwarded the letter issued by the apex JAC to the Finance Minister with request to implement the award (copy enclosed).
MEETING WITH SMT. SUSHMA SWARAJ
In response to the request letter of the apex JAC, Smt. Sushma Swaraj, Leader of Opposition, Loksabha had agreed to meet the representatives of Joint Action Committee. Accordingly, a delegation comprising Com.K.K.N.Kutty, Secretary General, Confederation of Central Government Employees and Workers Com. M. S. Raja, Chairman and Secretary General, All India Audit and Accounts Association, Com. V. Bhattacharjee, Convener and Secretary General, National Federation of Civil Accounts Associations, and Com.S.Bandopadhyay, Finance Secretary, National Federation of Civil Accounts Associations met Smt. Sushma Swaraj on 11th September. The Delegation explained to Smt. Swaraj that the Government has arbitrarily moved a resolution for rejection of Arbitration Award on grant of higher pay scale to Accounts and Audit Cadres on par with Central Secretariat cadres on the pretext incurring Rs 1200 crores for the implementation of the award, hiding the fact that the staff side in JCM has already offered to forego the arrears of pay upto 31st Dec 2005. Further, as per JCM norm, the award should have been moved to parliament for rejection within six months from the date of grant of award. Smt Swaraj has responded positively and finally assured the delegation that she would take up the matter and ensure that the award is not moved for rejection in the Parliament. She asked the delegation to approach MPs of different other political parties including Com.Basudeb Acharia so that her move is supported by them
OBSERVE DEMANDS DAY
To step pressure on the government every constituent organisation and its field formations are requested to observe Demands Day on 6th October 2010. All Units shall organise lunch hour demonstration and send following Savingram to Shri Prananb Mukharjee, Finance Minister, North Block, New Delhi-110001. Constituents of apex level JAC are requested to issue suitable instructions in this respect to their field Units under intimation to apex JAC Headquarters
With warm greetings,
SHRI PRANANB MUKHARJEE,
URGE WITHDRAWAL OF RESOLUTION ON REJECTION OF ARBITRATION AWARD IN CA NO 3 OF 2001 RELATING TO GRANT OF HIGHER PAY TO SR. ACCOUNTANT/ AUDITORS NOTIONALLY WITH EFFECT FROM 1.1.1986 AND ACTUALLY FROM 12-11-2001. REQUEST NEGOTIATED SETTLEMENT.