Ministry: 
Labour
  • Introduced
    Lok Sabha
    Apr 22, 2010
    Gray
  • Passed
    Lok Sabha
    May 03, 2010
    Gray
  • Passed
    Rajya Sabha
    May 05, 2010
    Gray

The Payment of Gratuity Act 1972 provides for the payment of gratuity to employees engaged in industries including mines, oilfields, plantations, shops, factories, amongst others.  This Amendment Bill raises the ceiling of gratuity to be paid from the present level of Rs. 3.5 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh.

Click here for the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2009

Click here for the Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill, 2007