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and interactive messages)
2009 Terms time relation code [B]
Desc: Code relating terms to a reference date, time or
period.
Repr: an..3
Code Values:
1 Reference date
Payment terms related to reference date.
2 Before reference
Payment terms related to time before reference date.
3 After reference
Payment terms related to time after reference date.
4 End of 10day period containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the ten day period
containing the reference date.
5 End of 2week period containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the two week period
containing the reference date.
6 End of month containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the month containing the
reference date.
7 End of the month following the month of reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the month following the
month of reference date.
8 End of quarter containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the quarter containing
the reference date.
9 End of year containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the year containing the
reference date.
10 End of week containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the week containing the
reference date.
11 End of ten day period following month after reference
date's month
Payment terms are 10 days after the end of the
referenced month.
12 End of half year containing the reference date
End of the half year in which the referred date falls.
13 From reference
Payment terms related to a time inclusive of and after a
reference date.
14 End of 15day period containing the reference date
Payment terms are at the end of the 15day period
containing the reference date.
15 On or before reference
Payment terms are on or before.
16 Whichever is first, the 15th or last day of the month
following the payment terms period
The payment terms are at, whichever is first, the 15th
or the last day of the month following the payment terms
period (payment terms period = period of time between
the reference date and the theoretical due date).
17 After end of month containing the reference date
Payment terms related to a time after the end of the
month containing the reference date.
Data Element Cross Reference
DataElement 2009 is used in the following Batch Segments:
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