FILE:  GBRIF

 

BEREAVEMENT LEAVE

 

 

The Grant Parish School Board shall grant to all employees two (2) days absence for the bereavement of an immediate family member.  Immediate family members shall include the spouse, children and their spouses; parents, brothers and sisters and their spouses; spouse’s parents, spouse’s brothers and sisters and their spouses; grandparents and grandchildren (including step-relations).

 

These two (2) days shall be granted as used and upon submitting proper documentation (death certificate or obituary). The two (2) days of bereavement leave shall not be cumulative or payable upon the death or retirement of the employee.  Bereavement leave shall not be charged or deducted from current and/or accumulated sick leave.  Any additional days (up to three (3) days) of bereavement shall be charged and deducted from current and/or accumulated sick leave.

 

New policy:  April, 2007

 

 

Ref:     La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §17:81

Board minutes, 4-5-07, 6-7-07

 

Grant Parish School Board