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Governor Chafee Announces State Government Adverse Weather Policy

In Effect Beginning Thursday Morning

Providence, RI Governor Lincoln D. Chafee has announced that Rhode Island State Government will enact its adverse weather policy commencing Thursday, February 13, 2014, for shifts beginning between 8:00 AM and ending at 12:00 PM. In the event employees are unable to report for work on a regular scheduled workday, or are unable to complete their work schedule because of adverse weather conditions, with approval from their supervisor, they will be granted permission to discharge annual leave, personal leave, or leave without pay at the employee's option.

The State of Rhode Island will remain in full operation through during the snowstorm occurring on Thursday, February 13, 2014.

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Department or agency: Office of the Governor

Online: http://www.governor.ri.gov

Release date: 02-12-2014

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