Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

21 L.P.R.A. 4568(g)

Summary Title

Workers’ Benefits: Government Employee Leave


When an emergency declaration is in effect, an individual who is a government employee can obtain leave from their place of employment to provide volunteer services with the Civil Defense corps.

Full Title

Fringe benefits—Other special leave

Full Text

Municipal employees shall enjoy other paid or unpaid leave as established by regulations, such as the following: . . . . (g) To render volunteer services to the Civil Defense corps and other organizations that render emergency services in case of disasters.