MATERNITY PATERNITY LEAVE NOTIFICATION
MATERNITY PATERNITY LEAVE NOTIFICATION.
No. FD.SR.II-9-107/2012 dated 30th October 2012
In exercise to Powers conferred under Section 23 of the Punjab Civil Servants Act, 1974 (VIII of 1974) Governor of the Punjab is pleased to direct that in the revised Leave Rules 1981 the following amendments shall made:
In the said Rules in rule 13:
- For sub-rule (1) the following shall be substituted:
“(1) A female civil servant may for the maximum period of ninety days be granted maternity leave with full pay outside her leave account at any time immediately before or after the birth of a child and she shall not be required to provide fitness certificate for purposes of joining duties after such leave”
- After sub rule (7) the following sub rule (8) shall be inserted:
“(8) A male civil servant may for a maximum period of seven days be granted paternity leave on full pay outside his leave account on or immediately before the birth of his child.
Provided that such leave shall be admissible two times during the entire service.