Payroll Services

History of Semi-Monthly Lagged Payroll

07/16/82 Governor signs Executive Order 82-14, "Monthly Lagged Payroll"
07/29/82 Office of Financial Management issues Agency Directive 82-7 for the implementation of the monthly lagged payroll
08/20/82 Chief Justice Brachtenback enjoins state from implementing monthly lagged payroll
09/07/82 Washington State Supreme Court removes injunction
10/08/82 WSU implements monthly lagged payroll
05/14/83 Governor Spellman signs second SHB 295 establishing semi-monthly lagged payrolls.  "The state shall begin paying state employees on a semi-monthly, ten day lagged basis."

Legislation modified RCW 42.16.010 - 42.16.017

01/01/84 WSU implements semi-monthly lagged payroll


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