Code of Virginia

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Code of Virginia
Title 44. Military and Emergency Laws
Chapter 7. Miscellaneous Laws

§ 44-204. Leaves of absence for employees of Commonwealth or political subdivisions.

All officers and employees of the Commonwealth, or of any political subdivision of the Commonwealth who are members of the Virginia Defense Force or National Defense Executive Reserve shall be entitled to leaves of absence from their respective duties without loss of pay, seniority, accrued leave or efficiency rating on all days during which they shall be engaged in training approved by the Governor or his designee, not to exceed 21 workdays per federal fiscal year. When relieved from such duty, they shall be restored to positions held by them when ordered to duty.

1938, p. 573; Michie Code 1942, § 2673(124); 1964, c. 227; 1986, c. 611; 2022, c. 430.

The chapters of the acts of assembly referenced in the historical citation at the end of this section may not constitute a comprehensive list of such chapters and may exclude chapters whose provisions have expired.