Date: December 30, 2005 Bulletin Number: DH-19

District Council 37, Local 1359, Division of Housing and Community Renewal Employees, Dues and Agency Shop Fee Increase


To notify agencies of an automatic Dues and Agency Shop Fee increase.

Affected Employees

Employees in Bargaining Unit 67.

Effective Date(s)

Administration paychecks dated January 11, 2006.

OSC Actions

Dues (Code 224) and Agency Shop Fee (Code 230) deductions are based on an employee’s annual salary, Pay Basis Code and percentage of time worked. OSC will automatically apply the increase as follows:

Annual Salary

Deduction Amount

Up to $28,000


$28,001 to $38,000


$38,001 to $48,000


$48,001 and above


For employees with a Pay Basis Code of HRY, the deduction
is $19.90.

For annual salaried employees working part-time, the Dues or Agency Shop Fee is based on the annual salary adjusted by the part-time percentage.

Agency Actions

Notify affected employees.

It is the agency’s responsibility to change the employee’s Dues or Agency Shop Fee when an employee changes percentage of time worked.

Exception: The Dues or Agency Shop Fee deduction for employees on Sick Leave at half pay should not be reduced.


Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Payroll Deductions mailbox.