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Newsline No.: 2016-75                                         Date: August 1, 2016 

Enforcement of the Requirement to Submit Certified Payroll Records Online Resumes Today

The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) reminds Public Works contractors and subcontractors to submit certified payroll records (CPRs) using DIR’s online system. The Labor Commissioner will resume enforcement of this requirement today, August 1, 2016. 

To learn about the enhancements to DIR’s online reporting system, Public Works contractors and subcontractors are invited to consult the updated certified payroll reporting User Guides or watch the new CPR tutorials. Contractors can also find answers to questions about the improvements on DIR’s frequently asked questions (FAQs) page. 

The certified payroll record display for data uploaded via XML has been updated to reflect the simplified reporting records.  Please note that the requirements and steps for uploading payroll records via XML have not changed.

DIR has additional compliance information on its new Public Works pages. The Public Works community is also invited to subscribe to email alerts on public works topics, DIR’s 



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