2018 Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP)
June 29, 2018 | Posted in: Agency, State Employee, OMB Home
A Voluntary Separation Incentive Program (VSIP) is being offered to agencies as a tool to assist them when planning for the 2019-21 biennium budget. Agencies will independently determine whether or not it is beneficial to offer the program to their employees. This will be determined based on each agency’s budget planning process and specific business objectives.
Under the VSIP, eligible staff in participating agencies will be offered a financial incentive if they voluntarily choose to separate from employment. Following are specific program details and requirements:
Legal Notice Rate Changes Effective July 1, 2018
June 27, 2018 | Posted in: Agency
The newspaper legal notice rates will increase by 1.5% on July 1, 2018. These rates are negotiated each biennium by the Office of Management and Budget and the North Dakota Newspaper Association, in consideration of information received from government entities and the newspaper industry. If you have any questions, please contact the OMB State Procurement Office. The rates can also be found on OMB's web
Purchasing Threshold Changes Effective July 1, 2018
June 27, 2018 | Posted in: Agency, OMB Home
On July 1, 2018 the new purchasing thresholds will go into affect. Details of these changes will be reflected on OMB's website. If questions, contact Sherry Neas at 701.328.1726.
PeopleSoft Tips and Tricks Newsletter - June 2018
June 22, 2018 | Posted in: State Employee, Agency
June 2018 PeopleSoft Tips and Tricks
June 18, 2018 | Posted in: Public, Agency, State Employee
The Standard, Spring 2018
June 1, 2018 | Posted in: OMB Home, Agency, State Employee, Public
JPMorgan Cardholder (P-Card) Fraud Alerts Available
May 24, 2018 | Posted in: Agency
JPMorgan cardholder fraud alerts are now available. The alerts notify the p-card holder of suspicious activity on their account and allows them to quickly reply to validate transactions. P-cardholders can choose one or a combination of methods to receive alerts – text message, email or voice. For more information refer to these Frequently Asked Questions or go to JPMorgan.
May 17, 2018 | Posted in: Public, Agency, State Employee
April 18, 2018 | Posted in: Public, Agency, State Employee
Governor Burgum Outlines Strategic Budget Direction for 2019-21
April 18, 2018 | Posted in: OMB Home, Agency, Public
Governor Doug Burgum today outlined his strategic budget direction for the State of North Dakota during the 2019-21 biennium, announcing a new approach that places greater emphasis on finding efficiencies, reinventing processes and incenting collaboration between agencies.
Individual agencies will begin the strategy review process in May, meeting with the Office of Management and Budget and Governor’s Office to discuss how to best meet budget targets that call for base budget reductions.