Sick Leave Bank (SLB) provides eligible employees who
have voluntarily enrolled in the program a way to obtain
additional sick leave days after they have exhausted
their own accumulated sick
purpose of the SLB is to allow members to be restored to
health so they can return to work at DPS. Each eligible
employee enrolled in the SLB contributes a specific
number of their own sick leave days to the SLB. The
number of days available for use by a program member is
based upon the specific SLB program. Any employee who
wishes to withdraw sick leave days from the SLB must
submit a written application to the Health Services
Department. SLB days are granted for circumstances
requiring five or more days of consecutive absence, due
to the member's injury or illness.
for more information on Sick Leave Banks.