Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms

BPPM Revision Memorandum


DATE: September 1, 2010
FROM: Office of Procedures, Records, and Forms
TO: Manual Users
SUBJECT: Business Policies and Procedures Manual
Revision Letter Number Three Hundred Sixty-Four


This BPPM revision includes the following changes:

Anti-Kickback 45.20

This new section provides requirements regarding the establishment of procedures to prevent and detect possible violations of the Anti-Kickback Act of 1986 (41 USC 51-58).

Section 45.20 replaces OGRD Memorandum 6: Anti-Kickback. This section is added to the BPPM in new Chapter 45: Research.

Layoff–Civil Service Employees 60.37

This minor amendment updates the criteria for layoff option 2, in accordance with a recent amendment to WAC 357-46-035.

Employee Assistance Program 60.86

The University’s Employee Assistance Program, located at WSU Pullman, has moved administratively from the Office of the Vice President for Business and Finance to the Office of the Executive Director of Health and Wellness Services.

All-University Records Retention Schedules: Administrative–General Office Operations 90.01.12-14

This minor amendment adds the state records series titled Agreements, Inter-Agency, Intra-Agency, and Inter-Governmental to the All-University Records Retention Schedule.