Mandating direct deposit in arizona
Use the drop down box below to view individual federal and state statutes and regulations.Continue on for additional discussion of issues regarding paycards.The Prepaid Rule was scheduled to become effective April 1, 2018, however, the effective date has been delayed until April 1, 2019.
Readers are reminded that they are solely responsible for complying with federal and state employment laws and are encouraged to seek competent legal authority before taking action based on this material.
The APA Visa Paycard Portal provides employers with valuable resources relating to permissible methods of wage payment and focuses on the legal requirements governing paycards.
The Paycard Portal provides employers with important information on how to integrate paycards into their wage payment programs, and keeps them up to date on this rapidly developing area of the law.
- 05/05/2015 The California statutes and regulations do not expressly address the payment of wages using paycards.
The California Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) takes the position that payroll cards (at least the ones under review) involve both the direct deposit of wages and a means of accessing those wages using an electronic card.