DOPT Order for applicability of FR 56 (j) to Autonomous Institutions
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
Department of Personnel and Training
North Block, New Delhi
Dated 11th March, 2016
Subject :- Strengthening of Administration by periodical review under FR 56(j) : Autonomous Institutions reg.
The undersigned is directed to refer to DoP&T’s OM No.25013/01/2013-Estt.A-IV dated 11.9.2015 and 01.03.2016 and to say that in so far as Autonomous Institutions are concerned, the following have been decided :-
(i) Where the Autonomous Institutions have adopted the provisions of FR 56 (j), Administrative Ministry may ensure that they are strictly followed ;
(ii) Where the Autonomous Institutions have similar provisions in their rule books, the Administrative Ministry may ensure that they are followed in letter and spirit ; and
(iii) Where no such provisions exist, the Administrative Ministry may ensure that the action is taken to put in place such rules as may be necessary.
(Surya Narayan Jha)
Under Secretary to the Government of India