Memoranda placed in the Meetings of the Cabinet

 
 

Name of the Department

Subject Matter

Date of meetings of the Cabinet

Decisions of the Cabinet


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Employment and Technical Education & Training

Additional Memorandum containing additional proposal for amendment of the Biju Patnaik University of Technology Act, 2002 (Odisha Act 9 of 2002).

27.11.2013 Approved.

Water Resources

Canal lining and System Rehabilitation Programme (CLSRP).

27.11.2013 Approved Water Resources Department may formulate a separate State Plan Scheme for drainage projects.

Water Resources

Amendment to Odisha Diploma Engineers’ Service (Methods of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2012.

27.11.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Ministerial Services (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service of Assistants and Section Officers in the offices of the Heads of Departments) Rules, 1994.

27.11.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Framing of the Odisha Government Drivers (Light Motor Vehicle) Group ‘C’ (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

27.11.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Heads of Department (Establishment Officer) Recruitment Rules, 1991.

27.11.2013 Approved.

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of Odisha Health Extension and Communication Service (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

27.11.2013 Approved.

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of Odisha Medical and Health Services Rules, 2013 to regulate the method of recruitment, promotion and conditions of service of the persons appointed in the Odisha Medical and Health Services Cadre.

27.11.2013 Approved.

Housing & Urban Development

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Municipal Corporation Act, 2003 (Odisha Act 11 of 2003).

27.11.2013 Approved.

Tourism & Culture (Tourism)

Amendment of Provisions made under Para-9.1 of Tourism Policy, 2013.

27.11.2013 Approved.

Forest & Environment

Implementation of New State Plan Scheme “Increasing the Green Cover in the State”.

27.11.2013 Approved.

27.11.2013  

Excise

Report of Hon’ble Justice A.S. Naidu Commission of Inquiry on death of persons consuming contaminated medicinal preparations containing alcohol in Cuttack & Khurda district during the month of February, 2012 and action taken thereon.

27.11.2013 Deferred.  

Health & Family Welfare

Proposal for framing of Odisha Medical Education Service (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013 by superseding the Odisha Medical Education Service (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2009.

27.11.2013 Approved.

Forest & Environment

Approval of Odisha Forest Service Group-A (J.B) (Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

27.11.2013 Approved subject to the condition that promotional quota shall be limited to two-third(66.66%).

Finance

Proposal for reduction of VAT on Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) and AVGAS to 5%.

27.11.2013 Approved. The policy will be effective from December 01,2013.

Finance

State’s Memorandum to 14th Finance Commission.

27.11.2013 Approved.  

Finance

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Contingency Fund Act, 1967 (Odisha Act 18 of 1967) by promulgation of an Ordinance under Article 213(1) of the Constitution of India.

07.11.2013 Approved.

Steel & Mines

Proposal for enhancement of surface rent on mining leases bearing major minerals.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Commerce & Transport (Transport)

Amendment of the “Odisha Transport Engineering Service (Recruitment & Conditions of Service) Rules, 1981” and “the Odisha Subordinate Transport Engineering Service Rules, 1996”.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Commerce & Transport (Transport)

Amendment of Odisha Transport-Traffic and Enforcement (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Higher Education

Approval of Odisha Education Service (College Branch) Amendment Rules, 2013.

10.10.2013

Approved subject to the condition that relaxation in the upper age limit shall be one time dispensation.

Food, Supplies & Consumer Welfare

Approval of “Odisha Rice and Paddy Procurement (Levy) and Restriction on Sale and Movement Order, 2013” in place of “Odisha Rice and Paddy Procurement (Levy) and Restriction on Sale and Movement Order, 1982”.

10.10.2013

Approved subject to the condition that sub-rule (1) of rule 3 should specify only the upper limit of 25% as per the direction issued by the Central Government under Section 5 of the E.C. Act.1955.

Works

Approval of new scheme – State Highways Development Programme (SHDP) – For improvement of all State Highways to 2-Lane standard by the end of 12th Five Year Plan.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Agriculture

Proposal for restructuring and strengthening of the Directorate of Soil Conservation, Odisha.

10.10.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Ministerial Services (Method of Recruitment to the posts of Junior Clerks in the District Offices) Rules, 1985.

10.10.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Framing of the Odisha Group-C and Group-D posts (Contractual Appointment) Rules, 2013.

10.10.2013 Approved.

10.10.2013  

Housing and Urban Development

Proposal for announcement of the Odisha State Urban Water Supply Policy-2013.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Housing and Urban Development

Insertion of a Sub-Rule to Rule-20 of the Odisha Water Works (Urban Local Bodies) Rules, 1980.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 in its application to the State of Odisha.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Lease of Government land measuring Ac.2.00 in village Ganeswarpur under Remuna Tahasil of Balasore District in favour of Hyderabad Eye Institute Bhubaneswar a Unit of L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad for establishment of an Eye Care Centre.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Food, Supplies & Consumer Welfare

Food and Procurement Policy for the Kharif Marketing Season (KMS) 2013-14.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Sanction of lease of government land measuring Ac.134.070 in Village- Rourkela Town, Unit No. 3 and 4 under Rourkela Tahasil on free of premium in favour of Biju Pattnaik University of Technology, Rourkela for establishment of Technical University.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Lease of Government land measuring Ac.2.000 in village- Ambapua under Berhampur Tahasil of Ganjam District in favour of Hyderabad Eye Institute Bhubaneswar a Unit of L.V. Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad for establishment of an Eye Care Centre.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Health & Family Welfare

Proposal for enactment of a new law for establishment of a non-affiliating medical university in the name of the “Veer Surendra Sai Institute of Medical Sciences and Research” at Burla in the district of Sambalpur.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of Odisha Medical Services (Dental) Rules, 2013 under the Health & Family Welfare Department in Group-A.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Excise

Granting further extension to the existing system of IMFL ‘OFF’ and C.S. shops till disposal of SLP or upto end of the financial year, 2013-14 whichever is earlier.

10.10.2013 Approved.

Higher Education

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Conduct of Examination Act, 1988 (Odisha Act 2 of 1988).

19.08.2013

Approved.

Food, Supplies & Consumer Welfare

Approval of the “Odisha Civil Supplies Service (Recruitment and conditions of service) Rules, 2013”.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Employment and Technical Education & Training

Proposal for approval of the scheme “Infrastructure Development of Technological Universities & Engineering Colleges of the State”.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Finance

One Time Settlement of arrear Electricity Dues of Government Departments and Odisha Lift Irrigation Corporation till 31.03.2012 and equity support to GRIDCO towards compensation for reduced retail supply tariff in 2011-12.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Finance

Proposal for exemption of VAT on sales to or purchases by the Central Police Canteens located in the State for sale to Central Armed Police Forces personnel and Exemption of Entry Tax on scheduled goods procured into the State by the Central Police Canteens located in the State for sale to Central Armed Police Forces personnel.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Home

Restructuring of the Odisha Police Service and Odisha Armed Police Service Wing.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Home

Proposal for enactment of a Special Legislation to prevent the menace of witch-hunting practices of witch craft and other similar practices.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Health & Family Welfare

Creation of 436 (four hundred thirty six) numbers of LR/TR/Deputation reserve posts of Medical Officers – restructuring of OMS cadre thereof.

19.08.2013

Approved.

General Administration

Inclusion of “URBAN MOBILITY AND TRANSPORT” in the Rules of Business of Housing and Urban Development Department.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Survey and Settlement Act, 1958 (Odisha Act 3 of 1959).

19.08.2013

Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Government Land Settlement Rules, 1983.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Agriculture Department

Implementation of new state plan scheme Biju Krushak Kalyan Yojana.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Home Department

Proposal for enactment of new law relating to Odisha Police by repealing the Police Act, 1861, (in its application to the State of Odisha) and the Odisha State Armed Police Act, 1946.

19.08.2013

Approved.

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Government Servants’ Conduct Rules, 1959.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Women & Child Development

“Persons with Disabilities (Equal Opportunities, Protection of Right and full participation) Odisha Amendment Rules, 2013”.

19.08.2013

Approved.

Commerce & Transport(Transport)

Proposal for exemption of motor vehicle tax and permit fees in respect of vehicles financed under the ‘Scheme for Rural Transport Connectivity in the Scheduled and other Backward Areas of the State.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Energy

Restructuring / Re-organisation of Electrical Engineering Cadre under Department of Energy.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Employment and Technical Education & Training

Proposal for amendment of the Biju Patnaik University of Technology Act, 2002 (Odisha Act 9 of 2002).

05.08.2013 Approved.
Health & Family Welfare

Framing of the Odisha Ayurveda Medical Education Service Rules, 2013.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.
Health & Family Welfare

Enhancement of retirement age of Medical College Teachers (OMES Cadre) of Government Medical Colleges in Odisha on superannuation.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Water Resources

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Pani Panchayat Act, 2002 (Odisha Act 10 of 2002).
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Water Resources

Upgradation of Assistant Engineers to the rank of Assistant Executive Engineers.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Water Resources

Proposal for creation of “Water Conservation Fund”.
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Co-operation

Amendment of the Odisha Co-operative Societies (Amendment) Act, 2012 (Odisha Act 1 of 2013).
 

05.08.2013 Approved.

Energy

Modification of terms of CAPEX Programme for the Distribution Companies of Odisha.
 
05.08.2013 Approved.

Law

Proposal for amendment of Odisha Superior Judicial Service & Odisha Judicial Service Rules, 2007.

05.08.2013 Approved.

General Administration

Annual Report on the Activities of Odisha Public Service Commission for the year 2009-10.
 

31.07.2013

Approved.

General Administration

Authority for approval of the new scheme or new service or substantial alteration of the existing scheme.  Amendment to Odisha Government Rules of Business.

31.07.2013

Approved.

31.07.2013

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Amendment of the Odisha R&R Policy, 2006.

31.07.2013

Approved.

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of Registration Act, 1908 in its application to the State of Odisha.

31.07.2013

Approved.

Excise

Granting further extension to the existing system of IMFL ‘OFF’ and C.S. shops to implement orders of Hon’ble High Court.

31.07.2013

Approved. Excise Department shall work out a fresh set of procedures for settlement of IMFL ‘OFF’ and C.S. shops through e-auction by addressing all the issues and concerns raised by the High Court within a period of 3 months and seek further directions of the Cabinet. Existing arrangement shall continue for a period of 3 months in accordance with the direction of the High Court.

 

Energy

Approval for Construction of new 33/11 KV Substations in the State.

25.07.2013

Approved.  Assets created under the scheme would be owned by OPTCL.

 

Energy

Installation of Dedicated Feeders for Agriculture & Fishery Sectors.

25.07.2013

Approved.  Assets created under the scheme would be owned by OPTCL.

 

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of the Odisha Ayurvedic Medical Service Rules, 2013.

30.05.2013

Approved.

 

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of the Odisha Homoeopathic Medical Service Rules, 2013.

30.05.2013

Approved.

 

Health & Family Welfare

Framing of the Odisha Homoeopathic Medical Education Service Rules, 2013.

30.05.2013

Approved.

 

Excise

Extension of two more months i.e. June & July, 2013 for existing license for renewal.

30.05.2013

Approved.

 

General Administration

Formulation of Land Grant Policy, 2013.

30.05.2013

Deferred.

 

Food Supplies & Consumer Welfare

Approval of the Odisha Consumer Protection (Amendment) Rules, 2013 to amend the Odisha Consumer Protection Rules, 1988.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Cooperation

Proposal to repeal the Odisha Self-Help Co-operative Act, 2001 to bring all Co-operatives registered under that Act within the purview of the Odisha Co-operative Societies Act, 1962, so as to have a single Co-operative Act in the state after the Constitution (Ninety-Seventh Amendment) Act, 2011.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Prevention of Land Encroachment Act, 1972. (Odisha Act 6 of 1972)

14.05.2013

Deferred.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Waiver of the recoveries on the Audit Report No.77/2011-12 on unauthorized occupation of Circuit House by the Collector(s).

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Public Demands Recovery Act, 1962.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Lease of Government Land measuring Ac.9.52 dec. in Mouza-Subhadraur under Ranpur Tahasil of Nayagarh District in favour of Ranpur College for construction of College building, Play ground etc. for waiver of premium.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of Odisha Stamp (Amendment) Rules, 2001.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Sanction of lease of government land measuring Ac.0.85 in Mouza-Mukundpur under Jagatsinghpur Tahsil free of premium in favour of the Director, RSETI on behalf of UCO Development Trust for establishment of RSETI in Jagatsinghpur district.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Fisheries & Animal Resources Development

Proposal for leasing out of 127.00 acres of land at Kathpal and 7.8 acres of land at Pratappur in favour of National Dairy Development Board for establishment of state of the Art semen station and quarantine station in Odisha.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

Forest & Environment

Supply of timber for construction of Boats for Chandan Yatra of Lord Lingaraj, Bhubaneswar.

14.05.2013

Approved.

 

14.05.2013

 

Public Grievances & Pension Administration

Amendment of the Odisha Lokpal (Conditions of Service) Rules, 2007 namely these rules may be called the Odisha Lokpal (Conditions of Service) Amendment Rules, 2013.

06.04.2013

Approved.

 

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Heads of Departments Stenographers’ Service (Recruitment and Conditions of Service of Private Secretaries, Personal Assistants and Stenographers) Rules, 1988.

06.04.2013

Approved.

 

Cooperation

State Government Guarantee to cover Bank finance of Rs.25 crore to the Aska Cooperative Sugar Industries Ltd. for their crushing operations and payment of cane price to the sugarcane growers.

06.04.2013

Approved.

 

Sports & Youth Services

Proposal for announcement of the Odisha State Youth Policy, 2013.

06.04.2013

Approved.

 

Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts

Amendment of Odisha Textiles & Sericulture (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 1993 which is in short called OT & S (MR & CS) Rules, 1993.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Energy

Amendment of Biju Saharanchal Vidyutikaran Yojana-A programme of the State Government to provide access to electricity to the people living in un-electrified areas of the Urban Local Bodies.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Law

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Advocates’ Welfare Fund Act, 1987 (Odisha Act 18 of 1987).

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Finance

Extension of the scope of Family Pension to unmarried / widowed / divorced / disabled widowed / disabled divorced daughters of deceased State Government employees / pensioners even after attaining the age of 25 years as provided in the Odisha Civil Services (Pension) amendment Rules, 2011.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Panchayati Raj

Amendment of Odisha Village Level Workers (Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2008.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Tourism & Culture (Tourism)

Draft Tourism Policy, 2013.

14.03.2013

Approved subject to the following modification.
Institution set up exclusively for imparting education and training in Hotel and Tourism Management in Zone B & C only will be allotted land as per the tourism policy.  No other financial or non-financial incentives will, however, be provided to this category of tourism projects.

 

Home

Proposal for amendment of Industrial Security Force Act, 2012 (Odisha Act 7 of 2012).

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

School & Mass Education

Payment of Grant-in-Aid by abolition of Block Grant to the teaching & non-teaching staff of High Schools, U.P. (ME) Schools, Sanskrit Tols and Madrasas.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Steel & Mines

Amendment to the Odisha Minerals (Prevention of Theft, Smuggling and Illegal Mining and Regulation of Possession, Storage, Trading and Transportation) Rules, 2007.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 in its application to the State of Odisha.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

S.T. & S.C. Development

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Reservation of Vacancies in Posts and Services (for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes) Act, 1975 (Odisha Act 38 of 1975).

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Finance

Rationalisation of rates of tax under the Odisha Value Added Tax Act, 2004.

14.03.2013

Approved.

 

Energy

Formation of Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha Ltd. as a 100% subsidiary Company of OHPC for development of Renewable Energy.

27.02.2013

Approved.

 

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

Odisha Food Processing Policy, 2013.

27.02.2013

Approved.

 

Fisheries & Animal Resources Development

Draft Cadre Rules of Odisha Fisheries Service Group-‘A’ & Group-‘B’ (Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013 and Odisha Subordinate Fisheries Service (Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

27.02.2013

Approved.

 

Handlooms, Textiles & Handicrafts

Amendment (S) / modifications in the Restructuring Package of Sambalpuri Bastralaya Handloom Co-operative Society Limited, Bargarh earlier approved in the State Cabinet Meeting held on 09/12/2008.

27.02.2013

Approved.

 

Fisheries & Animal Resources Development

Proposal for amendment of the existing provisions under Rule-6(d) of the Odisha Veterinary Technical Services, Group-‘C’ (Recruitment & Conditions of Service) Rules, 1983.

27.02.2013

Approved.

 

Excise

Proposal for settlement of IMFL ‘OFF’ Shop and Country Spirit Shops for the financial year 2013-14 and the modalities to be adopted i.e. by following existing system of annual renewal or by following e-Auction.

27.02.2013

Approved.  The process should be completed by 30th May, 2013.  Existing vendors may be granted extension for 2 (two) months.

 

Commerce & Transport (Transport)

Amendment of the “Odisha Transport Engineering Service (Recruitment & Conditions of Service) Rules, 1981” and “the Odisha Subordinate Transport Engineering Service Rules, 1996”.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Commerce & Transport (Transport)

Formulation of Cadre Rule namely “Odisha Transport, Traffic & Enforcement (Method of Recruitment & Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Health & Family Welfare

Re-designation of the post of “Inspector of Ayurveda” and “Inspector of Homeopathy” as “District Ayurveda Medical Officer” & District Homepathy Medical Officer” respectively.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Health & Family Welfare

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha “Registration of Birth & Death Rules, 2001”.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Law

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Civil Courts Act, 1984 (Odisha Act 18 of 1984).

01.02.2013

Deferred.

 

Home

Amendment of the Odisha District Police Ministerial Officers (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 1995.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Cooperation

Availing of loan by the Odisha State Warehousing Corporation under NABARD Warehousing Scheme 2012-13 under RIDF-XVIII.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

01.02.2013

 

01.02.2013

 

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Public Service Commission (Conditions of Service) Regulations, 1952.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

General Administration

Amendment to the Odisha Staff Selection Commission (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service of the Chairman and Members) Rules, 1995.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Forest & Environment

Approval of Odisha Forest Service Group-B (Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2013.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Government Land Settlement Act, 1962 (Odisha Act 33 of 1962).

01.02.2013

Approved, subject to the condition that homesteadless persons and landless agricultural labourers shall be excluded from the purview of resumption, when they have not used the land.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Alienation of Government land measuring Ac.0.642 dec. in mouza-Sijua, under Bhubaneswar Tahasil of Khurda District in favour of Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India on a token premium of Rs.1/- for establishment of AIIMS-like institution at Bhubaneswar.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Finance

Policy for regularization of contractual appointees and ‘New Recruitment Policy’ for future recruitment of Group ‘C’ & ‘D’ employees.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Panchayati Raj

Proposal for reorganisation of Blocks in Malkangiri District.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Excise

Proposal for amendment of the Odisha Lower Excise Service (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service) Rules, 2011.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

Revenue & Disaster Management

Amendment of Odisha Ministerial Service (Method of Recruitment and Conditions of Service of Clerks in the District Registration Offices) Rules, 1975.

01.02.2013

Approved.

 

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