Government of India
Ministry of Finance
(Department of Economic Affairs)
New Delhi, the 13th August, 2014
G.S.R. (E). - In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (4) of section 3 of the Public Provident Fund Act, 1968 (23 of 1968), the Central Government hereby makes the following further amendments to the Public Provident Fund Scheme, 1968, namely :-
1 (1) This Scheme may be called the Public Provident Fund (Amendment) Scheme 2014.
(2) It shall come into force from the date of its publication in the Official Gazette
2 In the Public Provident Fund Scheme, 1968, -
(i) in paragraph 3, in sub-paragraph (1), for the letters and figures ‘Rs.1.00,000, the letters and figures Rs.1.50,000 shall be substituted
(ii) In Form-A, in paragraph (iv), for the letters and figures Rs.1,00,000’, the letters and figures “Rs.1.50,000 shall be substituted.
JOINT SECRETARY TO THE GOVERNMENT INDIA