GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (BHARAT SARKAR)
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS/RAIL MANTRALAYA
(RAILWAY BOARD)

RBE No. 15/2005

No. F(E)III/2003/PN1/25   dated 20-01-2005

Subject :- NOTIFICATION

TO BE PUBLISHED IN GAZETTE OF INDIA PART II, SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (ii)

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS

RAILWAY BOARD.

NOTIFICATION

 

RBE No.15/2005

New Delhi, dated the 20th January, 2005.

S.O. .- In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to article 309 of the Constitution, the President hereby makes the following rules further to amend the Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993, namely:-

  1.  
    1. These rules may be called the Railway Services (Pension)(Amendment) Rules, 2005.
    2. They shall be deemed to have come into force from the 19th day of July, 1997.
  2. In the Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993,-
    1. in rule 53, for sub-rule (1), the following sub-rule shall be substituted, namely:-

      "(1) A Railway servant who has been permitted to be absorbed in a service or post in or under a Corporation or Company wholly or substantially owned or controlled by the Central Government or a State Government or in or under a body controlled or financed by the Central Government or a State Government, shall be deemed to have retired from service from the date of such absorption and subject to sub-rule (3), he shall be eligible to receive retirement benefits, if any, from such date as may be determined, in accordance with the orders of the Railways applicable to him." ;

(b) rule 54 shall be omitted;

(c) in rule 75, in sub-rule (21), clause (iii) shall be omitted.

[No. F(E)III/2003/PN1/25]

(V.N. MATHUR)

Secretary, Railway Board and Ex-officio Additional Secretary to the Government of India.

Explanatory Memorandum

  1. The Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993 came into force on the 3rd December, 1993.
  2. In order to keep uniformity with the Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare’s Notification on the issue published in the Gazette of India, vide number S.O. 1775 dated the 19th July, 1997, this notification is given retrospective effect from the 19th July, 1997.
  3. The amendments to the said rules with retrospective effect will not adversely affect the interest of any person.

Note.- The Railway Services (Pension) Rules, 1993 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, vide Number S.O. 930 (E) dated the 3rd December, 1993 and subsequently amended by -

S. No. Notification No. Date Published in the Gazette of India Part II Section 3 Sub-section (ii).
      S.O. No. Date of Publication
1. 2. 3. 4. 5.
1. F(E)III/94/PN1/31 (Amendment) 3.2.1995 511 25.02.1995
2. E(G) 94 EM1-6 31.03.1995 1026 15.04.1995
3. F(E)III/99/PN1/38 (Modification) 23.05.2000 1554 15.07.2000
4. F(E)III/97/PN1/14 (Amendment) 24.05.2000 1553 15.07.2000
5. F(E)III/2000/PN1/23 18.10.2001 1081 30.03.2002
6. E(G) 2002 EM1/1 23.08.2002 1214(E) 04.11.2004
7. F(E)III/2003/PN1/38(Amendment)I 30.12.2003 1488 (E) 30.12.2003
8. F(E)III/2004/PN1/21 (Amendment) 7.12.2004 3191 18.12.2004
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