|STATE OF CONNECTICUT|
THE STATE COMPTROLLER
55 ELM STREET
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT 06106-1775
MEMORANDUM NO. 96-13a
April 26, 1996
TO THE HEADS OF ALL STATE AGENCIES
|Attention:||Chief Administrative and Fiscal Officers, Business
Managers, and Payroll and Personnel Officers
|Subject:||Correction to Memorandum 96-13, for the payment of Vehicle Usage Fees, Equipment and Clothing, and to correct the language for Recruitment and Retention Stipends, for the P-4 bargaining unit.|
The collective bargaining agreement between the State of Connecticut and the Engineering and Scientific (P-4) bargaining unit, for the period July 1, 1994 through June 30, 1997.
Memorandum 96-13, Section III stated: "Employees using personal vehicles will be paid $3.50 per day vehicle use fees."
The sentence should have stated: "Employees using personal vehicles on State business will be paid $4.25 per day vehicle use fees." This provision has not changed from the prior contract.
Employees hired after October 1 but before April 1 of any contract year will also receive this allowance. It will be paid on or about April 1 of each contract year.
See payroll instructions outlined in Memorandum 96-13.
Memorandum 96-13 , Section VI stated: "Recruitment and retention stipends paid to current employees in lieu of General Wage Increases (GWI) are discontinued effective March 29, 1996. Do not pay these bonuses effective with the pay period beginning March 29, 1996."
The section should have stated: "This side letter establishes mechanism for phase out of stipends paid in lieu of General Wage Increases (GWI) to current employees. The affected employees have the following options."
Questions may be directed as follows:
Memorandum Interpretation: Office of the State Comptroller, Policy Evaluation & Review Division, 566-4265
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