Bill Text: CA AB1711 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session | Introduced


Bill Title: State military reserve personnel: leave benefits.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)

Status: (Engrossed) 2017-06-27 - Read second time. Ordered to Consent Calendar. [AB1711 Detail]

Download: California-2017-AB1711-Introduced.html


CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2017–2018 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 1711


Introduced by Committee on Veterans Affairs

March 06, 2017


An act to add Section 19771.5 to the Government Code, relating to public employment.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 1711, as introduced, Committee on Veterans Affairs. State military reserve personnel: leave benefits.
Existing law provides for leave for military service, rights and benefits accrued during that service, and reinstatement after that service for executive branch employees who are members of the Armed Forces, the National Guard, or the Naval Militia, as specified.
This bill would provide that a member of the State Military Reserve be granted military leave and other specified benefits on the same basis as a member of the National Guard or other military reserve member.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: YES   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 19771.5 is added to the Government Code, to read:

19771.5.
 For purposes of this chapter, members of the State Military Reserve shall be granted leave for military service, rights and benefits accrued during that service, and reinstatement after that service by their appointing power on the same basis as members of the National Guard or other military reserve personnel.

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