Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Authors: Stuart R. Buttrick, Susan W. Kline, Stacey Smiricky and Lindsey M. Hogan, Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
- Illinois law provides leave and reinstatement rights to employees in military service. See Illinois Service Member Employment and Reemployment Rights Act.
- An Illinois employer must provide eligible employees with unpaid leave to perform a Civil Air Patrol mission. See Civil Air Patrol Leave.
- An employee may be entitled to unpaid, job-protected leave to visit with a spouse, parent, child or grandchild who has been called into military service for a period lasting longer than 30 days. See Illinois Family Military Leave.