Lahore : Punjab Assembly Finance Committee, which met here today (Wednesday) under chairmanship of Speaker Ch Pervaiz Elahi, unanimously approved Assembly employees Services Rules 2019 and promotion of Secretary Assembly Muhammad Khan Bhatti in grade 22.
Committee meeting was participated by Finance Minister Hashem Jawan Bakht, Finance Committee members Raja Yawar Kamal, Muzaffar Ali Sheikh, Shujahat Nawaz Ajnala, Raees Nabeel Ahmad, Kashif Mahmud, Mian Tariq Abdullah and the Provincial Secretary Finance.
The Committee was informed that the Punjab Assembly has passed the Provincial of the Punjab Secretariat Services Act 2019 under the Article 87 of the Constitution (to be read together with Article 127) to regulate Assembly employees services and under Section 26 of this law the Finance Committee had approved Punjab Assembly Secretariat (Services) Rules 2019 draft after detailed discussion.
In the meeting on a table motion moved by Member Finance Committee Muzaffar Shaikh it was unanimously approved to promote Secretary Assembly Muhammad Khan Bhatti in grade 22. Muhammad Khan Bhatti is working in grade 21 since April 2012, he was appointed as the Special Secretary grade 20 in 2007, was appointed Secretary Assembly grade 20 in March 2008 and was working in grade 21 for the last 7 years.