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KSRs Part III, Chap.V, Section VII, R.90; Contributory Family Pension PDF Print E-mail
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CHAPTER   V


SECTION VII – R.90; Contributory family pension
 

90 (10) to 90 (13) 

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Rule              Remarks    

90 (10)

 

[Omitted. Takes effect on and from1st October 1977]

[G.O.(P)120/81/Fin.,dated 16th February 1981]

 

90 (11) 

Widow/widower of the Government employee governed by these rules will not be entitled to family pension under any other rules.  (The restrictions will not, however, apply to extraordinary pension admissible, under the rules in Appendix XIII of Part III, Kerala Service Rules)

 
 90 (12)

As in the case of grant of an ordinary pension future good conduct of the recipient is an implied condition of every grant of a pension under this rules.  Government reserve to themselves the right of withholding or withdrawing such a pension or any part of it, if the recipient be convicted of serious crime or be guilty of grave misconduct and Government’s decision on such matters will be final.

 
 PROCEDURE
 
 90 (13)

(i)

All non-gazetted employees entitled to the benefit of these rules shall be required to furnish a statement of details of their family (in Form 5A) as defined in sub rule (6), i.e., the name and date of birth of each member with his/her relationship with the Government employee and thereafter, to keep this statement up-to-date.  Additions to and alterations in the statement will be made by the head of office from time on receipt of information from the Government employees concerned.

The statements so received should be countersigned and pasted in the Service Books of the employees concerned.
 

 

 (ii)
All gazetted employees will furnish the details of their family (in form 5A) to the Audit Officer.  It will also be their responsibility to keep these particulars up to date.  The Audit Officer will be required to acknowledge receipt of the communication on the subject.  
 

 (iii)

Cases where death occurs while in service- On receiving the information of death of an employee while in service, the concerned administrative authorities will send a letter in Form 6A with the application form for family pension to the family of the deceased and ask for necessary documents mentioned therein. 

 
 

(iv)

On receiving the documents referred to in sub-para (iii) above the pension sanctioning authority will sanction family pension and send all these documents along with the Service Book of the Government employee to the Accountant General, who will then issue the pension Payment Order to the beneficiary.  
 

     (v)

In the case of gazetted employees, on receipt of application for family pension with necessary documents from the claimant, the Accountant General will forward the same to the head of the department for enquiry and report of the title of the claimant for the family pension under these rules.  On receipt of the report with the other documents duly attested he will prepare the family pension papers and forward them to the pension sanctioning authority for sanction.  On the basis of the sanction received from the pension sanctioning authority and the report he will issue the authorization to the beneficiary. (This procedure is applicable with effect from 1st October 1967).
 
   (vi)Cases where death occurs after retirement.-

In order to facilitate prompt payment of family pension to the widow / widower of the pensioner, Pension Payment Order has been amended so as to provide for the admissibility of the family pension to her/him under the same Pension Payment Order, under which the pensioner was drawing his pension.  While applying for the grant of pension in Form 2 the Government employee would furnish three copies of his/her joint photograph with wife / husband: one of which will after having been attested by the pension sanctioning authority be henceforth pasted in the Pension Payment Order –Pensioners portion.  The amount of family pension admissible will be mentioned in Pension Payment Order.  The Treasury Officer will start paying family pension to the widow / widower on receipt of death certificate of the pensioner and the application in Form 6 for the grant of contributory family pension to him/her, under intimation to the Audit Officer.  If the widow/widower is also not there and the family pension is payable to the minor children through their natural guardian, the guardian will apply on behalf of the children with two copies of his photograph and the other necessary documents to the Head of Office / Department concerned. On surrendering the first Pension Payment Order fresh Pension Payment Order will have to be issued in such cases.
 
 

ANNEXURE I 

 
 

 

[Referred to in Rule 90(6) (A) (6)] 

 

 

Certificate of eligibility for contributory family pension

 
 

On conducting proper enquiries I hereby certify that Shri/Smt……………………..Father /Mother of……… ………………………..(H.E. name and designation of the deceased employee)  residing in …………………… …….(H.E. address in full specifying Village and Taluk) (i) was solely dependent on the deceased employee for his/her maintenance and that he/she has no other source of income or support for maintenance / partly  dependent on the deceased employee for his / her maintenance and that his / her independent income from all sources is less than *Rs.4800 per annum (ii) has no other living sons / daughters who are well placed in life and the husband / wife, as the case may be of the beneficiary is also not well placed in life (iii) is not in receipt of family pension on account of the death of any other son/daughter.

Tahasildar.

…………….Taluk

Place……………………                          

Date…………………
 

*[G.O.(P)218/03/Fin., dated 10-4-2003]

(Takes effect from 1st January 1997)
 ANNEXURE II 
 

  [Referred to in Rule 90 (6) (A) (6)]

 
 

 

Form of Annual Certificate

 

 

 

On   conducting   proper  enquiries  I  hereby      certify that the financial position of Shri/Smt ……………………………………………..(Name and address) …………………………………Father/ Mother  of ……………………………………….(H.E. name and designation of the deceased employee) to whom a contributory family pension of Rs. …………….(Rupees ……………………………… only) a month has been sanctioned in Government order No………….dated…………has not improved and that he/she is eligible to get the contributory family pension for another year from ………………20……..(H.E. the date, month and year)

 

Signature…………………………….

Name………………………………...

Designation………………………….

Place……………….

Date………………..         

 

  

 

   
   

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