16.1.             Accrual All employees, except seasonal employees, shall accrue sick leave at the rate of three and seven-tenths (3.7) hours for each two-week pay period of full-time work. Such accrual shall be prorated for any employee, except seasonal employees, who work less than full time during a pay period. For the purpose of this Section absence in a pay status shall be considered work. 16.2.             Usage   Sick leave is accrued paid leave from work that can be used for any of the following purposes:  (1)        Diagnosis, care, or treatment of an employee’s illness, injury, health condition, or exposure to contagious disease which incapacitates him/her fromRead More →