Subject: Amendment by Government of India Ministry of Defense vide no. 33487/IAFW/E-8/7024/D(W-II) dated 04.09.1986 and Amendment no 33487/70/E-8/1627/D(W-II)
Particulars of information required:
(1) Reference Amendment by Government of India Ministry of Defense vide no. 3****7/IAFW/E-8/7****4/D(W-II) dated 04.09.1986 and Amendment vide no FC to MF 33487/70/E-8/1627/D(W-II) dated 19.03.1991. As per these amendments arbitrators shall give reasons for the award in each and every cases respectively with reference to the contracts on or after 4th September 1986.
(2) Please clarify that in case of contracts prior to 4thSeptember’1986, the Arbitrator is required to give reasons ie Speaking Award or can give a Non Speaking Award when
the arbitrator published his Award after the date of the above said amendments.
(3) Please define the word Findings in the matter of arbitration award in the MES contracts general condition IAFW - 2249 prior to 4th September’1986.
4) Please clarify that the above said amendments have been included in the general condition of contracts for the purpose of giving reasons in the awards published on or after 4th sept, 1986 in matter of contract agreements only.