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Voting and Serving as an Election Official
This policy establishes guidelines granting paid leave for UW–Madison employees while voting or serving as an election official during working hours.
About this Policy
The Office of Human Resources (OHR) is currently reviewing this policy. OHR is consolidating and updating the format of policies to reflect changes in state law that took effect on July 1, 2015. Until this policy has been revised, please refer to the existing policy or policies:
For Academic Staff, Faculty, and/or Limited appointees: UPPP 16.02 Sick Leave, Vacation, ALRA, Bereavement Leave, Jury Duty, and Other Leaves with Pay and UPPP 16.02 Serving as an Election Official
For University Staff: CPP 16.06 Elections
Note: Where the policy text refers to “Classified Staff,” this reference applies to University Staff. Where the policy text refers to “Unclassified Staff,” this reference applies to Academic Staff, Faculty, and/or Limited appointees.