WHEREAS, Section 9.12 of the City’s Personnel Policy Handbook states that the City will make contributions to health insurance benefits on behalf of an employee receiving Workers’ Compensation benefits for a work related injury for up to 12 months of disability;
WHEREAS, this provision of Section 9.12 has not been amended since 1992 and is now inconsistent with the policy provisions of the health insurance provided by the City to City employees;
WHEREAS, Section 9.12 should be revised to be consistent with current policy provisions; and
WHEREAS, the City should adopt the attached revision to Section 9.12 (Exhibit A).
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED by the Hood River City Council that:
The City Council approves the revision to Section 9.12 as shown on the attached Exhibit A..
Approved by the Hood River City Council the 26 day of January, 2009, to take effect immediately.
Arthur Babitz, Mayor
Jennifer McKenzie, City Recorder