429 Railroad Retirement Activity
Functional Group RU
X12I Transportation Subcommittee
This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Railroad Retirement Activity Transaction Set (429) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment. This transaction set provides the sender with the capability to transmit information pertaining to the processing of railroad employee sickness and unemployment benefit claims against retirement funds. This transaction set will support the transfer of claim information from the Retirement Board to carriers as well as supporting corresponding response from a carrier to the Retirement Board.
Transaction Set HeaderMandatory
To indicate the start of a transaction set and to assign a control number
Retirement Board DetailOptional
To communicate information (from the United States Railroad Retirement Board to the employing carrier) pertinent to the processing of retirement claims
Employing Carrier ResponseMandatory
To communicate information (from the employing carrier to the United States Railroad Retirement Board) pertinent to the processing of retirement claims
Employing Carrier Claim ProfileOptional
To communicate employing carrier response to a sickness or unemployment claim
At least one occurrence of segment RU3 is required if RU201 is code "D" or "T".
To transmit information in a free-form format, if necessary, for comment or special instruction
Transaction Set TrailerMandatory
To indicate the end of the transaction set and provide the count of the transmitted segments (including the beginning (ST) and ending (SE) segments)