00-P-006 SHARP Bi-Weekly Payroll Schedule for Calendar Year 2000 (Supersedes Informational Circular 99-P-005)
|DATE:||October 15, 1999|
|SUBJECT:||SHARP Bi-Weekly Payroll Schedule for Calendar Year 2000|
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||Calendar Year 2000|
|CONTACT:||Payroll Services||(785) 296-3146|
|SUMMARY:||SHARP On-cycle and Off-cycle Payroll Processing Schedules|
Attached are the finalized SHARP bi-weekly on-cycle and off-cycle schedules for calendar year 2000.
The attached schedules provide important information regarding the critical payroll processing deadlines for each bi-weekly payroll period. Agency personnel responsible for payroll processing will need to ensure that all appropriate information is entered or submitted by the cutoff dates indicated on the schedules to ensure timely issuance of pay for their employees. All agencies are asked to note the December 1999 processing schedule changes on the SHARP on-cycle calendar. Time and leave interface agencies, please note that time and leave files for the payroll period ending December 25, 1999 are due Thursday, December 23, 1999.
In addition to the December schedule changes, agencies are also asked to note the following change to the November processing schedule in Informational Circular 99-P-005. The SHARP agencies cutoff for the Run C off-cycle for the payroll period ending November 13, 1999 has been changed to Monday, November 29, 1999. The Regents' cutoff for the Run C off-cycle for the payroll period ending November 12, 1999 will continue to be Wednesday, November 24, 1999.
SHARP off-cycle payrolls will generally be processed each Monday and every other Wednesday night and will include all activity entered into SHARP since the last off-cycle payroll. If a holiday occurs on a Monday or Wednesday, the off-cycle payroll will normally be changed to the following business day. Payroll payments resulting from the first off-cycle for the payroll period (Run A) will be issued with the same paycheck/direct deposit date as the on-cycle pay date for the payroll period. Payroll payments resulting from the remaining off-cycles (Runs B & C) will normally be dated three working days from the date the off-cycle was processed. SHARP agencies have till 5:00 p.m. on Mondays and every other Wednesday to enter adjustments and/or supplemental data into SHARP for processing in that night's off-cycle payroll.
Off-cycle payroll for Regents' institutions are also normally scheduled for each Monday and every other Wednesday night. Regents' institutions generally have until 5:00 p.m. on Fridays and every other Tuesday to submit off-cycle payroll interface files. The Division of Accounts and Reports must approve all interface files for processing by 5:00 p.m. on the following Monday or every other Wednesday for the files to be processed in that night's off-cycle payroll. Regents' off-cycle payroll will be issued with the same check/advice date as the SHARP off-cycle processed the same night.