Title 28
Labor and Labor Relations

Chapter 39
Temporary Disability Insurance — General Provisions

R.I. Gen. Laws 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.