I am attaching Payment of Gratuity (Amendment) Bill 2017 as introduced in Lok Sabha today. The following amendments are proposed:
a) To empower Central Govt to notify period of maternity leave to female employees as deemed to be in continuous service in place of existing 12 months
b) To remove maximum ceiling of Rs.10 lacs and to empower Central Govt to notify the same in notification from time to time.
From India, Malappuram