Leave with Pay for Assistance Dog Training

Policy number: 
05.057
Policy description: 

A state employee who is a person with a disability, as defined by Section 121.002, Human Resources Code, is entitled to a leave of absence with full pay for the purpose of attending a training program to acquaint the employee with an assistance dog to be used by the employee. The leave of absence provided by this policy may not exceed 10 working days in a fiscal year.

Policy owner: VP for Finance and Administration
Policy contact: 
Katy McDaniel
HR Business Partner II, Human Resources
UNT System Human Resources
Applies to: 
Faculty, Staff
Date Issued: 
Sunday, September 1, 1985

Last updated: 

Date: 
05/01/2011
Action: 
Format Only
Date: 
08/01/2003
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
09/01/1999
Action: 
Revision
Date: 
08/01/1995
Action: 
Review without revision