THE GAZETTE OF INDIA : EXTRAORDINARY [PART II—SEC. 3(i)]
MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
New Delhi, the 14th January, 2016
G.S.R 25(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 5 read with sub-section (1) of section 7 of the Employees’ Provident Funds and Miscellaneous Provisions Act, 1952 (19 of 1952), the Central Government hereby makes the following Scheme further to amend the Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952, namely:—
1. (1) This Scheme may be called the Employees’ Provident Funds (Amendment) Scheme, 2016.
(2) It shall come into force from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette.
2. In the Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952, in paragraph 72, in sub-paragraph (5), after clause (f), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely :-
“Provided that notwithstanding anything contained in this sub-paragraph, the Central Provident Fund Commissioner may permit a member to submit his claim, in such form and manner, and on such terms and conditions as may be specified by him in this regard, directly to the Commissioner.”
[F. No. S-35012/6/2015-SS.II]
MANISH GUPTA, Jt. Secy.
Note: The Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, section 3, sub-section (i), vide notification number S.R.O. 1509 and lastly amended vide notification number G.S.R. 666(E) dated the 27th August, 2015.