Download  CIVIL SERVICE RULES (PUNJAB) VOLUME – I — They shall come into force from the 1st April, 1941. These rules shall apply to all Government servants belonging to the categories mentioned below, who are under the administrative control of the Punjab Government. Any rules, orders or instructions in respect of any terms and conditions of service of civil servants duly made or issued by an authority competent to make them and in force immediately before the commencement of this Act shall, in so far as such rules, orders or instructions are not inconsistent with the provisions of this Act, be deemed to be rules made under this Act. Services mean the Civil Services of the Province and include civil posts connected with the affairs of the Province. A post is said to be on the same time-scale as another post on a time-scale if the two time scales are identical and the posts fall within a cadre, or a class in a cadre, such cadre or class having been created in order to fill all posts involving duties of approximately the same character or degree of responsibility, in a service or establishment or group of establishments ; so that the pay of the holder of any particular post is determinated by his position in the cadre or class, and not by the fact that he holds that post.