HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 4118 FILED ON: 11/4/2011
HOUSE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . No. 3823
By Representative Benson of Lunenburg and Senator Eldridge, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3823) of Jennifer E. Benson and James B. Eldridge for legislation to establish a sick leave bank for Pamela Shuttle, an employee of the Department of Public Health. Public Service.
The Commonwealth of Massachusetts
In the Year Two Thousand Eleven
An Act establishing a sick leave bank for Pamela Shuttle, an employee of the Department of Public Health.
Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to establish a sick leave bank for a certain employee of the department of public health, therefore it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public convenience.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
Notwithstanding any general or special law, rule or regulation to the contrary, the department of public health shall establish a sick leave bank for Pamela Shuttle, an employee of the department. Any employee of the department may voluntarily contribute 1 or more sick, personal or vacation days to the sick leave bank for use by Pamela Shuttle. Whenever Pamela Shuttle terminates employment with the department or requests to dissolve the sick leave bank, any remaining time in the sick leave bank shall be transferred to the extended illness leave bank. Sick leave bank days shall not be used for absences unrelated to the illness or disability that necessitated the establishment of the sick leave bank as determined by the department.