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Bureau of State Payroll Services

Date: September 24, 2002

        Bulletin No. 340


Subject Eligibility Criteria Change Regarding the 2002 Productivity Gain Lump Sum Payment for Council 82 and NYSCOPBA
Purpose To provide information regarding changed eligibility criteria
Affected Employees Employees in Bargaining Units 61 and 01
Effective Date Immediately
Change in Eligibility Criteria In accordance with GOER memorandums dated September 6, 2002 and September 18, 2002, employees who changed bargaining Units from Security Services (BU01) to the Security Supervisors (BU-61), or vice versa, during the Productivity Gain Program Year 2001-2002 shall be considered eligible for the Productivity Gain Program as if they were in one bargaining unit for the entire program year. However, they must satisfy all the other conditions of the program consistent with the side letter to the agreement and Payroll Bulletin No. 327.
Agency Procedures Reporting procedures remain the same as stated in Payroll Bulletin No. 327 and Payroll Bulletin No. 330 except that agencies will NOT have the ability to click OK to pay. Any overtime paid from the effective date of the payment to date will automatically be adjusted.
Questions If you have any questions on the changed eligibility criteria, contact Seren Hrachian at GOER at (518) 473-3975.

If you have any questions regarding payroll submission, contact your payroll auditor.