An important order has been issued by the Finance Department of West Bengal regarding that Child Care Leave for female employees of State Government. Following the Central Government direction, the State Government also insist the same conditions as follows to avail the CCL…
Child Care Leave may be allowed a maximum period of two years i.e. 730 days during their entire service.
CCL may be granted for taking care of upto two children upto 18 years of their age.
During the period of such leave, the female employees shall be paid leave salary equal to the pay drawn immediately before proceeding on leave.
CCL may not be granted in more than 15 days in a spell.
CCL may not be granted for less than 15 days in a spell.
CCL shall not be debited against the leave account.
CCL may be combined with leave of the kind due and admissible.
CCL should not ordinarily be granted during the probation period.
This Child Care Leave scheme shall take effect from 1.1.2012.
Source: CG Staff News