In a resolution dated 2nd June, 2015, Government of Assam has appointed the 7th Assam Pay & Productivity Pay Commission comprising of Shri. P.P. Varma, IAS (Retd.) as Chairman, Shri. Vinod Kumar Pipersenia, IAS, Chief Secretary, Assam, Shri. Tapan Chandra Sarma, IAS, Secretary to the Government of Assam, Personnel & AR&T Deptt. Shri. Kameswar Laskar, Advocate, Gauhati High Court, and Ex-Secretary to the Government of Assam, Legislative Department Prof. Dilip Kumar Barua, Head of Department, Economics and Ex-Principal, Cotton College as members and Shri. Simanta Thakuria, IAS, Secretary to the Govt. of Assam, Finance Department as Member Secretary. The Commission will call for required information and documents from various Departments of Government of Assam and various Service associations. The Commission will submit its report as soon as practicable but preferably within 15 months from the date of constitution. The commission will have its headquarter in Guwahati, Assam.
The dates of appointment and submission of recommendations of the previous pay commissions are as under:
|Pay Commission||Date of Constitution||Date of Submission||Date of Effect|
|Assam Pay Commision,1971||Constituted on 05-08-1971 under the Chairmanship of
K.P Mathur, Retd. Judge, Allahabad High Court
|1st Part on 09-04-1973.
2nd part on 29-10-1973.
|Assam Pay Commission, 1979||Constituted on 08-11-1979 under the Chairmanship of
Bholanath Sarma, Retd. Judge, Gauhati High Court.
|Assam Pay Commission, 1988||Constituted on 02-05-1988 under the Chairmanship of
Shri B.N. Sarma, Retd. Judge, Gauhati High Court.
Reconstituted on 23-06-1988, under the Chairmanship of
Shri S.K Dutta, Retd. Chief Justice, Gauhati High Court.
|Assam Pay Commission, 1994||Constituted on 30-05-1994 under the Chairmanship of
Shri Dambarudhar Pathak, Ex-Chief Justice of Orissa High Court
|1st Report submitted on 07-03-1997.
Final Report submitted on 27-06-1997
|Assam Pay Commission, 2008||Constituted on 30-05-2008 under the Chairmanship of
Shri Bhaskar Barua, IAS (Retd), Ex- Secretary to the Govt.of India.
Reports of the APC 2008 are available here