TITLE 28
Labor and Labor Relations

CHAPTER 28-39
Temporary Disability Insurance – General Provisions

SECTION 28-39-3


§ 28-39-3 Exemption of governmental entities.

Governmental entities as defined in § 28-42-3(22) shall not be deemed to be employing units subject to chapters 39 – 41 of this title and services performed in the employ of those governmental entities shall not be deemed to be employment subject to those chapters; provided, that certain governmental entities may elect to become subject to chapters 39 – 41 of this title in accordance with §§ 28-39-3.1 and 28-39-3.2. Unionized state employees may elect to become subject to chapters 39 – 41 of this title through the collective bargaining process.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1942, ch. 1200, § 20; P.L. 1955, ch. 3555, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 28-39-3; P.L. 1977, ch. 91, § 2; P.L. 1981, ch. 211, § 1; P.L. 1998, ch. 149, § 1.)