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Bureau of State Payroll Services

Date: March 19, 2001

 Bulletin No. 242  

Subject New Voluntary Insurance Program for Employees in Bargaining Unit 01.
Purpose To explain the use of the new deduction code 379, NYSCOPBA Whole Life Insurance
Affected Employees Employees in Bargaining Unit 01 represented by the New York State Correctional Officers and Police Benevolent Association.
Effective Date Effective immediately
Specifics NYSCOPBA has notified OSC that members of NYSCOPBA are eligible to enroll in four optional insurance programs. The codes are:

375 NYSCOPBA Short Term Dis
376 NYSCOPBA Life Term
377 NYSCOPBA Accidental Death
379 NYSCOPBA Life Whole

OSC Automatic Processing OSC will continue to process a biweekly file to start and/or cancel deductions for these insurance programs.
Agency Actions No action is necessary unless the employee has a change in bargaining unit or is permanently removed from the payroll.  In these cases, the agency must end date the deduction.
Questions Employees may contact the administrator of these insurance programs, Norvest Financial Services, toll free at (888)869-8252.

Agency personnel's questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Payroll Deductions mailbox.