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3914Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: HouseIntroduced Date: 20010410Primary Sponsor: Cobb-HunterAll Sponsors: Cobb-HunterDrafted Document Number: l:\council\bills\bbm\10151htc01.docResiding Body: HouseCurrent Committee: Ways and Means Committee 30 HWMSubject: Public, state employees; agency closed or staff reduction by Governor due to emergency; annual leave not requiredHistory Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ ______________________________________ _______ ____________ House 20010410 Introduced, read first time, 30 HWM referred to Committee Versions of This Bill
TO AMEND THE CODE OF LAWS OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1976, BY ADDING SECTION 8-11-665 SO AS TO PROVIDE THAT AN ABSENCE FROM WORK BY A STATE EMPLOYEE SOLELY DUE TO A WORKPLACE CLOSING OR STAFFING REDUCTION ORDERED BY THE GOVERNOR IN THE DECLARATION OF A STATE OF EMERGENCY IS NOT CONSIDERED AN ABSENCE FOR PURPOSES OF ANNUAL OR OTHER CATEGORIES OF LEAVE ALLOWED STATE EMPLOYEES.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Article 7, Chapter 11, Title 8 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:
"Section 8-11-665. An absence from work by a state employee in conformity with a workplace closing or reduced staffing ordered by the Governor in the declaration of a state of emergency is not considered an absence from work for purposes of annual or other types of leave allowed state employees."
SECTION 2. This act takes effect July 1, 2001, and applies for emergencies declared by the Governor after June 30, 2000.
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