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House Bill 1257

House Bill 1257

ARCHIVE (2004)

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DIGEST OF HB1257 (Updated February 25, 2004 3:02 pm - DI 84)

Employment absence for volunteer firefighting. Prohibits a political subdivision employer from disciplining an employee who is a volunteer firefighter for being absent from employment when the employee is responding to a fire or emergency call. Allows the employee to initiate a civil action against the employer that disciplines the employee for this reason. Authorizes the employer to request proof that the employee was engaged in fire or emergency activity when absent.
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