GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH

A B S T R A C T

 

Public Services Insurance A.P. Government Employees Group Insurance Schemes, 1984 Revision of Groups consequent on implementation of Revised Scales of Pay, 2005 - Orders Issued.

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FINANCE (ADMN.II) DEPARTMENT

 

G.O.Ms.No. 288 Dated: 18.10.2005

Read the following:-

 

1.                  G.O.Ms.No.293, Finance & Plg. (FW:Accounts.II) Department, dated 08.10.1984.

2.                  G.O.Ms.No.172, Finance & Plg. (FW:Admn.II) Department, dated 08.10.1992.

3.                  G.O.Ms.No.367, Finance & Plg. (FW:Admn.II) Department, dated 15.11.1994.

4.                  G.O.Ms.No.193, Finance & Plg. (FW:Admn.II) Department, dated 18.11.1999.

5.                  G.O.(P).No.213, Finance(PC.I)Department, dated 27-08-2005.

6.                  From the Director of Insurance (FAC) Hyderabad letter 1/GIS-1/2/2005-2006, dated 28.09.2005.

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O R D E R :-

 

In the reference 1st read above orders were issued introducing Group Insurance Scheme to the State Government employees in place of Family benefit scheme w.e.f. 01-11-1984. In the said G.O. the employees have been classified into (4) Groups i.e. Group A, B, C & D depending upon the scale of pay drawn by them. Consequent on implementation of Revised Scales of Pay, 1986 to the State Government Employees, orders were issued in the G.O. 2nd read above modifying the groups ordered in para 4.4 of the G.O. 1st read above. In the G.Os 3rd and 4th read above, orders were issued revising the groups based on the scale of pay, consequent on the implementation of Revised Scales of Pay, 1993 and 1999 respectively.

 

2. Revised Scales of Pay 2005 have been implemented in the G.O.5th read above to the State Government Employees. In the reference 6th read above the Director of Insurance, A.P.Hyderabad has proposed to revise the groups with reference to the Revised Scales of Pay, 2005 and issue necessary orders as it has become necessary to regroup the employees under Andhra Pradesh State Employees Group Insurance Scheme with reference to pay drawn by them.

 

3. Government, after careful consideration of the proposal of the Director of Insurance and the implementation of the Revised Pay Scales 2005 to the State Government employees, hereby order that the employees shall be grouped into the following categories for the purpose of the Group Insurance Scheme with reference to the Revised Scales of Pay, 2005.

 

Sl.

No.

Existing Slabs as per Revised Slabs of pay under Revised Scales of Pay, 1999

Corresponding proposed slabs in the pay under Revised Scales of Pay, 2005

Classifica-tion of Groups

Unit of Subscrip-tion (Rs.15/- per unit

1.

Employees drawing pay in scale of pay, the maximum of which is Rs.14,425/- and above.

Employees drawing pay in a scale of pay, the maximum of which is Rs.21,835/- and above.

 

A

8 Units

Rs.120/-

2.

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is Rs.9600/- and above but below Rs.14,425/-

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is Rs.15,025/- and above but below Rs.21,835/-

B

4 Units

(Rs.60/-)

3.

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is Rs.6550/- and above but below Rs.9,600/-

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is Rs.10,845/- and above, but below Rs.15,025/-

C

2 Units

(Rs.30/-)

4.

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is below Rs.6550/-

Employees drawing in a scale of pay the maximum of which is below Rs.10,845/-

D

1Unit

(Rs.15/-)

4. The above revision of groups shall be effective from November, 2005. The subscriptions as per the revised groups shall be recoverable compulsorily each month commencing from the Salary of November, 2005 payable on 01.12.2005.

 

5. There is however no change in the insurance cover i.e. the amount of insurance cover will be Rs.15,000/- for each unit of subscription.

 

6. To ensure proper implementation of the scheme, all the Heads of Departments are requested to follow the instructions given below scrupulously.

 

i)                    The date of assumption of the charge of a higher post and the date of orders of reversion to a lower post shall be taken as criterion for determining the change of group.

ii)                   In case of appointment to Automatic Advancement Scale, the date of orders shall be taken as criterion for change of higher group.

iii)                 The Drawing and Disbursing Officer shall be held responsible for recovery of correct subscription in respect of the group to which the employee belongs and in case of failure, the difference due shall be recovered from the Drawing and Disbursing Officer concerned.

iv)                 The Director of Insurance, A.P.Hyderabad through his subordinate Officers shall conduct a regular audit of all claims under Group Insurance Scheme, and send a report to the Head of the Department concerned for any lapse.

v)                  The Head of the Department concerned shall take action against the erring Officials who are responsible for the excess/less recoveries, wherever they are detected.

 

7. All the Heads of Departments are requested to issue suitable instructions to their subordinate Officers, that the revision of groups under Andhra Pradesh State Employees Group Insurance Scheme shall be implemented properly.

 

8. All the Heads of Offices should take action for recording necessary entries in the Service Registers of the employees about the recovery of revised rates of subscription under proper attestation.

 

9. The G.O. is available on Internet and can be accessed at the address http://www.aponline.gov.in.

 

(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH)

 

RANJEEV R. ACHARYA

18SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT (FP)

To

The Accountant General, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad (20 copies).

The Accountant General, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad (by name).

The Pay & Accounts Officer, Hyderabad.

The Secretary to Governor, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad.

The Private Secretary to the Chief Minister and Private Secretaries to all Ministers.

All the Heads of Departments (including Collectors and District Judges).

All the Departments of Secretariat (10 copies each).

The Registrar, High Court of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad (with covering letter).

The Registrar, Andhra Pradesh Administrative Tribunal, Hyderabad (with covering letter).

The Secretary, Andhra Pradesh Public Service Commission, Hyderabad (with covering letter).

The General Manager, A.P.State Road Transport Corporation, Hyderabad (with covering letter).

The Chairman, Tribunal for Disciplinary Proceedings, A.P.Hyderabad.(with covering letter).

The Chairman, A.P.Housing Board, Hyderabad (with covering letter).

The Secretary, Andhra Pradesh GENCO/TRANSCO.

All the District Treasury Officers.

All the District Development Officers, Zilla Praja Parishads.

All District Panchayat Officers.

All Mandal Development Officers.

All Secretaries of Zilla Grandhalaya Samsthas through Director of Public Libraries, Hyderabad.

All Secretaries of Agricultural Market Committees through the Director of Marketing, Hyderabad.

All the Commissioners/ Special Officers of Municipalities.

All the Registrars of Universities.

All the Director of Accounts.

All the Recognized Service Associations.

 

// FORWARDED BY ORDER //

 

 

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