General Administration

GENERAL ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT: 
(i) Budget in respect of Grant No. 3-Council of Ministers.
(ii) Discretionary Grants of Council of Ministers.
(iii) Payment of Entertainment, Hospitality Expenses, Telephone, Telegram, Electricity and Water Charges, Newspapers Bills etc. in respect of Council of Ministers.
(iv) Payment of Excess Air baggage bills in respect of Council of Ministers.
(v) Correspondence regarding enhancement of Salaries and allowances of the Council of Ministers.
(vi) Payment of bills in connection with presentation to VIP/VVIP out of Council of Ministers fund.
(vii) Tour abroad of Chief Ministers and Ministers.
(viii) Matters relating to Post and Telegraphs department and Telecommunications.
(ix) Matters relating to installation of Telephones in respect of Secretariat officers as well as Council of Ministers.
(x) Payment of bills on Telephone, Telegram, Electric charges, W.T., News- paper, News Scan of the officers and Officers of the Secretariat.
(xi) Budget in respect of Grant No. 10 – Other general Social, Community Services.
(xii) All correspondences relating to the Secretariat Building at Shillong.
(xiii) Matters relating to Celebration of Republic Day, Independence Day, Statehood Day and other National important Days and issue of instructions thereof.
(xiv) Annual Administration Report.
(xv) Rules of Executive business.
(xvi) Allocation of Business rules and Creation of New Department.
(xvii) Miscellaneous matters which are not allotted to any other department.
(xviii) Establishment matters of Resident Commissioner, New Delhi.
* Added by the 6th amendment Rules, 2000 vide Notification No. GA (A)-25/98 dated 19-2-2000.
** Included by the 2nd Amendment Rules, 1999 vide Notification No. GA (A)- 40/98 dated 21-6-1999.