• ILC-I had also sent recommendations, after due deliberations and meetings of experts and senior citizens’ organizations organized by ILC-I, to the Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment regarding the new Act of Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens,2007, some of which were incorporated in the Act.
  • ILC-I was a leading member of the drafting committee on the Maharashtra Policy on Older Persons which was officialy declared by the state on 1st October,2013
  • Dr. S. D. Gokhale, Hon. President, ILC-I, was also a member of the Review Committee of the Govt. of India for the National Policy on Older Persons.
  • Dr. Gokhale was also a member of the Steering Committee on Empowerment Persons with Disabilities and Social Welfare Groups for formulation of the 12th Five Year Plan (2012-17).
  • Dr. Gokhale was also a member of the Core Group on Protection and Welfare of the Elderly Persons by the National Human Rights Commission.