Activation of Military Reservists – Non-Classified Employees
Non-classified employees of the Board of Governors for Higher Education who are called by the President of the United States to active military duty in response to a national emergency:
- shall be granted a military leave of absence during the period of such involuntary active military duty
- shall, consistent with State of Rhode Island Personnel Rule 5.0632, receive compensation by the respective institutions for the first sixty days of such duty at the same rate and amount as he/she would have received had the recall not occurred and the employee had remained in the Board’s active employ
- shall continue to receive those benefits customarily provided employees which are not provided by the federal government while on involuntary active duty
- shall return to his/her position with the Board of Governors at the conclusion of such involuntary active military duty.