7th Pay Commission  – Amendment in Air Force Officers Pay (Amendment) Rules, 2017 – Defence Ministry Notification

7th Pay Commission Air Force Pay Rules – Gazette Notification S.R.O. 18(E) dated 06.07.2017


(Department of Defence)


New Delhi, the 6th July, 2017

S.R.O. 18(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by the proviso to article 309 of the Constitution, the President hereby makes the following rules to amend the Army Officers Pay Rules, 2017, namely: –

1. Short title and commencement. — (1) These rules may be called Air Force Officers Pay (Amendment) Rules, 2017.

(2) They shall be deemed to have come into force on the 1st day of January, 2016.


2. In the Air Force Officers Pay Rules, 2017.—

(a) in rule 3, in clause (g), the following Note shall be inserted, namely: —

Note: “In any kind of calculation which attempts to work with the maximum pay of a particular level the last figure of the Level shall not be calculated and the end-points of the Level, representing the possible highest and lowest pay in that level, may not be treated as the maximum and minimum of any closed pay scale, as used to prevail prior to the implementation of the 6th CPC”;

(b) in the Schedule, for Part ‘A’ the following Part shall be substituted namely:- “PART A”.

[F. No. 1 (8)/2016-D (Pay/Services) Part-I]


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