14.1 Eligibility

Regular full-time employees in established positions shall be entitled to take all authorized holidays at full pay, not to exceed eight (8) hours for any one day, provided they are in a full pay status on both their regularly scheduled workdays immediately preceding and following the holiday. Part-time employees shall be entitled to holiday pay equivalent to their benefit status (half ( ½ )-time employees shall receive four (4 )hours, three-fourths ( ¾)-time employees shall receive six (6) hours). It is understood that employees on the Voluntary Time Off (VTO) Program are considered to be in a full pay status for purposes of this provision.