This X12 Transaction Set contains the format and establishes the data contents of the Human Resource Information Transaction Set (132) for use within the context of an Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) environment.  The Human Resource Information Transaction Set is used to transmit current and historical records of employment status, education, teaching credentials, work experience, and other significant information on employees in an education environment.  Data contained in this transaction set may be sent to educational institutions, school districts, retirement systems, and state or other agencies.  This information can be useful in establishing credentials for consideration for employment, certification, and administrative and statistical reporting, or community services.