Government of the Punjab Services & General Administration Department (regulations wing) has issued Notification No.SOR-III(S&GAD)1-12/2000(P) Dated Lahore, the 17th may, 2012 regarding The Punjab Departmental Examination Rules, 2012
No.SOR-III(S&GAD)1-12/2000(P). In exercise of the powers conferred under section 23 of the Punjab Civil Servants Act, 1974 (VIII of 1974), Governor of the Punjab is pleased to make the following rules:
1. Short title and commencement. – (1) These rules may be cited as the Punjab Departmental Examination Rules 2012.
(2) They shall come into force at once.
(3) They shall apply to the officers of DMG (BS-17) posted in the Punjab, Ex-PCS [BS-17 & 18 (Selection Grade)], Ex-PSS [BS-17 & 18 (Selection Grade)],PMS (appointed through promotion from amongst Tehsildars/Superintendents/Private Secretaries) and Naib Tehsildars.
Definitions. – (1) In these rules:
(a) “competent authority” means Chief Secretary to Government of the Punjab;
(b) “Commission” means the Punjab Public Service Commission;
(c) “examination” means a Departmental Examination conducted under these rules;
(d) “probationer” means a person appointed to a post in accordance with the relevant rules;
(e) “Schedule” means a Schedule attached to these rules;
(f) “subject” means a subject specified in the Schedules; and
(g) “syllabus” means the syllabus as provided in the Schedules