The Vermont Statutes Online
INTERCHANGE OF STATE EMPLOYEES
826. Status of employees of other governments
(a) When any
unit of government of this State acts as a receiving agency, employees of the
sending agency who are assigned under this subchapter may be considered to be
on detail to the receiving agency.
of persons so assigned may be made without regard to the laws or regulations
governing the selection of employees of the receiving agency. Such a person
shall be in the unclassified service of the State.
who are detailed to the receiving agency shall not by virtue of that detail be
considered to be employees thereof, except as provided in subsection (d) of
this section, nor shall they be paid a salary or wage by the receiving agency
during the period of their detail. The supervision of the duties of those
employees during the period of detail may be governed by agreement between the
sending agency and the receiving agency.
(d) Any employee
of a sending agency assigned in this State who has a disability or dies as a
result of personal injury arising out of and in the course of that assignment,
or sustained in the performance of duties in connection therewith, shall be
treated for the purpose of the receiving agency's employee compensation
program, as an employee, as defined in its law, who has sustained the injury in
the performance of that duty, but shall not receive benefits under that law for
any period for which he or she elects to receive similar benefits as an
employee under the sending agency's employee compensation program. (Added 1967,
No. 384 (Adj. Sess.), § 6, eff. March 27, 1968; amended 2013, No. 96 (Adj.
Sess.), § 4.)