11.02.03.02

.02 Leave Approval.

A. The appointing authority or the appointing authority's designee shall establish written procedures for requesting leave, approval of leave, and notification of absence, and shall ensure that each employee is given notice of the procedures.

B. Emergency Use of Sick Leave. In medical emergencies, accumulated sick leave may be used without prior approval. The employee's supervisor shall be notified of the emergency as soon as possible.