SENATE BILL 5416
State of Washington 52nd Legislature 1991 Regular Session
By Senators L. Kreidler and Sutherland.
Read first time January 31, 1991. Referred to Committee on Governmental Operations.
AN ACT Relating to state employees; amending RCW 43.01.040; and repealing RCW 43.01.044.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON:
Sec. 1. RCW 43.01.040 and 1984 c 184 s 19 are each amended to read as follows:
Each subordinate officer and employee of the several offices, departments, and institutions of the state government shall be entitled under their contract of employment with the state government to not less than one working day of vacation leave with full pay for each month of employment if said employment is continuous for six months.
Each such subordinate officer and employee shall be entitled under such contract of employment to not less than one additional working day of vacation with full pay each year for satisfactorily completing the first two, three and five continuous years of employment respectively.
Such part time officers or employees of the state government who are employed on a regular schedule of duration of not less than one year shall be entitled under their contract of employment to that fractional part of the vacation leave that the total number of hours of such employment bears to the total number of hours of full time employment.
subordinate officer and employee of the several offices, departments and
institutions of the state government shall be entitled under his contract of
employment with the state government to accrue unused vacation leave ((
to exceed thirty working days)). Officers and employees transferring
within the several offices, departments and institutions of the state
government shall be entitled to transfer such accrued vacation leave to each
succeeding state office, department or institution. All vacation leave shall
be taken at the time convenient to the employing office, department or
institution: PROVIDED, That if a subordinate officer's or employee's request
for vacation leave is deferred by reason of the convenience of the employing
office, department or institution, and a statement of the necessity therefor is
filed by such employing office, department or institution with the appropriate
personnel board or other state agency or officer, then the (( aforesaid
maximum thirty working days of accrued)) unused vacation leave shall be
extended for each month said leave is so deferred.