Military Leave Handbook Statement: California
Both state and federal law provide employees with the right to take leave in order to serve in the military. At the federal level, military leave rights are governed by the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act of 1994, commonly referred to as USERRA. This policy first discusses military leave under USERRA and then describes additional military leave rights provided under California law.
If an employee plans to request leave based on military service, he or