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Bureau of State Payroll Services

Date: December 19, 2002

Bulletin No. DH-6

Subject Dues and Agency Shop Fee Increase for District Council 37, Local 1359, Division of Housing and Community Renewal Employees
Purpose To explain an automatic dues and agency shop fee increase.
Affected Employees Employees in Bargaining Unit 67.
Effective Date Checks dated January 15, 2003.
OSC Actions Under the dues structure, the dues (code224) and agency shop fee (code 230) 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 Dues Amount
Up to $28,000 $18.65
$28,001 to $38,000 $19.55
$38,001 to $48,000 $20.50
$48,001 and above $21.45

For employees with a pay basis code of HRY, the deduction is $18.65.

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: Employees on Sick leave at Half Pay should not have their dues reduced.
Questions Questions regarding this bulletin may be directed to the Payroll Deductions mailbox.