Treasury :: Bureau of the Fiscal Service
Enterprise Data Architecture
PIR Standard Reporting Format Document Business Message

Data Exchange Listing
PaymentMethod [0..1]

Element Information
DefinitionContains the mechanism of the payment.
Attribute Information
Attribute NameUseDataTypeDefinition
PayerMechanismCoderequiredCash [Coin or paper currency.], Check [Indicates a settlement using Check21 or paper method.], CreditCard [Indicates a settlement using a plastic card that was used to make a payment drawn on a line of credit.], DebitCard [Indicates a settlement using a plastic card that was used to make payment drawn on a bank account maintained for the cardholder.], SVC [Stored Value Card], ACH [A transaction that takes place across the Automated Clearing House (ACH) Network.], Book Entry [Indicates a settlement using an electronic general ledger entry.], Wire [A transaction done through the Federal Reserve Banks as a real-time electronic funds transfers.], EBT [Electronic Benefits Card], Western Union [Western Union]Identifies the payment medium for the transaction.
Technical Information
Schema versionurn:us:gov:treasury
Content ModelThe <PaymentMethod> element does not contain any further nested children elements.

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Last Updated: 2014-11-13T06:51:57.818-05:00

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