Military Leave Handbook Statement: Iowa
In addition to the military leave rights set forth in the National Handbook, regular full and part-time employees who are members of the National Guard of Iowa or any other state or organized reserves of the United States armed forces are entitled to a leave of absence when ordered to temporary duty for any purpose. Regular full and part-time employees who are members of the civil air patrol of Iowa or any other state are entitled to a leave of absence to perform civil air patrol duty. The leave of absence will not affect the employee's rights to vacation, sick leave, bonus or other employment benefits.
Employees returning from duty are entitled to be reinstated to the same or similar job, as long as the employee provides evidence to