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An employee shall be granted leave because of a death in the employee’s immediate family which includes the employees’ spouse, parent, parent-in-law, sister-in-law, brother-in-law, brothers, sisters, grandparents, grandchildren and children (stepparents and stepchildren are considered immediate family).


When a death occurs in an employee’s immediate family, the employee may take up to three days off with pay to grieve, attend the funeral, or make funeral or other related arrangements. Bereavement leave shall not be deducted from vacation leave.

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