Chandigarh Union Territory Subordinate Courts Establishment (Recruitment and General
Conditions of Service) Rules, 1997 - Chances of promotion - Once the Shetty Commission has recommended the switch over option to the category of Stenogrpahers, after determination of minimum
period of service to be determined by the High Court, the Rules as amended on 30.07.2015 is only to give effect to the mandate of the Supreme Court judgment - Such amendment in the Rules
cannot be said to be illegal or arbitrary only on the ground that chances of promotion of the petitioner shall be jeopardized - It is well settled that chances of promotion, are not the
conditions of service - Therefore, even if chances for promotion stands reduced, the Rule does not become illegal.(181) P.L.R.