The Orissa Administrative Tribunal (Financial and Administrative Power) Rules, 1986
Published vide Notification No. 7659-S.T. Orissa Gazette Ext. No. 167/dated 3.2.1987
(a) "Act" means the Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985 (13 of 1985);
(b) "Chairman" means the Chairman of the Tribunal;
(c) "Tribunal" means the Orissa Administrative Tribunal;3. Powers of Chairman. - The Chairman shall have the same powers as ate conferred on a Department of the State Government in respect of delegation of Financial Powers Rules, 1978 (corrected up to the 4th August. 1981), Orissa General Financial Rules, Orissa Service Code, Orissa Pension Rules, Orissa Civil Services (Classification, Control and Appeal) Rules 1962, Orissa Government Servants' Conduct Rules, Orissa General Provident Fund Rules, Orissa Travelling Allowances Rules, 1966, Orissa Budget Manual and the Orissa Treasury Code Volume I and II Provided that the exercise of these powers shall be subject to any procedural or other instructions which may be issued from time to time by the Government: Provided further that in exercise of the powers as specified in the Schedule prior administrative approval of the General Administration Department shall be obtained, [in respect of items (i) and (iii) of the Schedule,]
Delegation of Financial and Administrative Powers to the Chairman, Orissa Administrative TribunalThe Chairman, Administrative Tribunal shall exercise powers as follows:
(i) To sanction re-appropriation in accordance with the conditions laid down in Rule 9 of the Delegation of Financial Powers Rules, 1978 subject to normal safeguards and restrictions issued from time to time by Finance Department.
(ii) To sanction contingent expenditure up to Rs. 2,000 per annum in each case (recurring) and Rs. 10,000 per annum in each case (non-recurring) on compliance with the provisions laid down in Rule 10 of the Delegation of Financial Powers Rules, 1978.
(iii) To write off of losses in respect of irrecoverable items under Rule 15 of the Delegation of Financial Powers Rules, 1978 subject to conditions prescribed therein.