61. Constitutional provision.- All appointments to the Public Services in the State are governed
by the rules made by the Governor under proviso to Article 309 of the Constitution. According to
sub-clause (a) and sub-clause (b) of clause (3) of Article 320 of the Constitution, the Commission is
required to be consulted in framing the Rules and amendments there to in respect of all civil posts.
62. Consideration of Draft Service Rules.- While scrutinising the Draft Service Rules including
any amendments to the existing rules, the various aspects relating to the needs and requirements of
the Department, duties attached to the posts, essential qualification and experience, age, method
of recruitment etc. shall be examined in the Secretariat.
63. Amendment of Service Rules.- In the case of amendment of rules, all the amendments
proposed to be made are to be sent to the Commission, for its concurrence. In such cases, the
Secretariat of the Commission shall examine the nature of Service. the existing Rules, amendment
proposed, effect of amendment and whether the Commission was consulted previously in the matter
or not. If there is a departure from the original Rules referred to the Commission, the reasons there for
should be very carefully examined.
64. Reference to rules of other States or Central Government.- The Commission shall be
free to refer to rules already in existence for similar or equitable Services or posts in the State or in
other States or in the Central Government.