USPS Updates March 2008
UDMS Dates Changes • Records and views have been added to UDMS for the USPDATMST.IDX and USPDATES.IDX files • USPDATMST Record Definition • DATES_MSTR_REC • USPDATES Record Definition • DATES_REC • USPDATEMST View Definition • DATES_MASTER • USPDATES View Definition • DATES
USPEMS/PERDET • Modified to include validation changes for Feb. 2008 reporting cycle • released in OECN_OOPS on 02/07/2008
USPSCN/BIOSCN Added new valid state/territory abbreviations • AA – Armed Forces America • AE – Armed Forces Europe • AP – Armed Forces Pacific
USPSCN/BIOSCN • The concealed flag name has been changed to “Skip Concealed” to avoid confusion
MASCHG/CHGEMPID • CHGEMPID was incorrectly changing deferred or in-progress ATDSCN entries to posted. This has been corrected.
CHKPRT • A new token representing year to date adjusted gross <ADJUSTEDYTD> has been added to both CHKPRT.DAT and DIRCHK.DAT • Will contain the YTD taxable gross from the employee’s 001federal deduction record plus the adjusted gross amount from the payroll
USPLOAD • The USER_MONEY_2 and USER_CODE_2 fields can now be loaded into DEDSCN via USPLOAD
USPSDAT/DEDNAM • DEDNAM was not properly validation the state abbreviations entered. This has been corrected.
OSDIRPT • Updated to include new OSDI districts for tax year 2008 • Released in OECN_OOPS on 01/16/2008
WEB APPLICATION XML ROUTINES • All web application backend XML RPC routines have had their file IO modified in an attempt to eliminate file locking issues.
CALCPAY/BUDPRO • The word unencumbered was spelled incorrectly on the BUDPRO report. This has been corrected.
USPSDAT/USPCON • The words strict and adherence were misspelled in the help for the pay date method field. This has been corrected.
INICAL • Some warning messages were still referring to the old OBES acronym. These references have been changed to ODJFS.
STRSCOD.IDX • Added several new STRS districts