City of Charlottesville, VA Fire
|Chapter:||IV - General Administration|
A. To establish Fire Department policy and procedures concerning jury duty.
B. To provide a means of keeping the Fire Department informed as to the status concerning any member who may be required to serve as a juror.
A. The Fire Department shall operate in accordance with City of Charlottesville policies and procedures concerning jury duty.
B. Members shall notify their direct supervisor and submit to same a copy of the notice requiring them to serve as a juror.
C. Members shall be entitled to a leave of absence with pay while on jury duty and may accept a jury fee.
D. The Deputy Fire Chief shall be informed through channels of Fire Department members who are required to serve as jurors.
All members are responsible to make proper notification to the department if they receive notice to serve on jury duty.
A. Either the Fire Battalion Chief or the Officer-In- Charge shall forward the jury notice to the Deputy Fire Chief.
B. A Request for Leave of Absence shall be processed.
C. The Officer-In-Charge shall coordinate and provide the necessary on-duty coverage.
D. The involved member shall keep his or her supervisor informed as to any information or changes that may effect Fire Department scheduling.
E. The member may receive a jury fee in accordance with established policy (see Policy 7.02).
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