Bereavement Leave

Each classified employee shall be granted five (5) days with pay for bereavement, funeral arrangement, and/or funeral attendance in the event of the death of a member of the employee's immediate family.  Members of immediate family mean the employee's:

  • mother/step-mother
  • father/step-father
  • spouse/significant other
  • son/step-son
  • daughter/step-daughter
  • son-in-law
  • daughter-in-law
  • brother/step-brother
  • sister/step-sister
  • brother-in-law
  • sister-in-law
  • grandfather
  • grandmother
  • grandchild
  • aunt
  • uncle
  • niece
  • nephew

or the employee's spouse's:

  • mother/step-mother
  • father/step-father
  • brother/step-brother
  • sister/step-sister
  • son/step-son
  • daughter/step-daughter
  • grandfather
  • grandmother
  • grandchild

or any relative living in the immediate household of the employee.

ClassConfMgtAbsenceReport11.2011.pdf