State employees working in areas served by mass transit, including rail, bus, or other commercial transportation licensed for public conveyance, shall be eligible for a 75 percent discount on public transit passes sold by state agencies up to a maximum of $65 per month.
Employees who purchase public transit passes on their own are eligible for a 75 percent reimbursement up to a maximum of $65 per month. This shall not be considered compensation for purpose of retirement contributions. The state may establish and implement procedures and eligibility criteria for the administration of this benefit including required receipts and certification of expenses.
Each department administers the Commute Program Benefit in the way that fits best. Please contact your department or agency Transportation Coordinator for information.
If you work for the Department of General Services (DGS), the following information applies to the DGS' program which utilizes the Transit Voucher to administer the benefit. Please contact your office's Transit Voucher Coordinator for more information.