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is defined as a dispute involving the interpretation or
application of this Agreement.

A grievance

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Grievances challenging demotion with loss of pay,
suspension with loss of pay or termination shall be filed at

Step IV (4)

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Step 1:
Within __ days of the occurrence or within ten (10) days after the employee could reasonably have known of the occurrence (whichever is later), the aggrieved employee shall reduce his/her grievance to writing, sign it, and present it to the

10 days, Assistant Chief or his/her designee.

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Step 1:
The Asst. Chief will meet with the grievant and the grievant’s representative within ___ days of receiving the grievance.

10

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Step 1:
The Assistant Chief or designee shall submit a written response to the grievant (with a copy to the F.O.P.) not later than

10 days following the Step 1 meeting.

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Step 2:
If the grievance is not settled at the first step, the grievant may present the grievance to the

Division Chief or his/her designee

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Step 2:
The grievance must be presented to the Division Chief or his/her designee within

5 days of receipt of the Step 1 response or, if a timely Step 1 response is not received, within five (5) days from the day the Step 1 response was due.

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Step 2:
The Division Chief or designee shall obtain the facts concerning the grievance and shall within ____ days of receipt of the grievance conduct a meeting with the
grievant and the grievant’s representative.

10

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Step 2:
The Division Chief or designee shall submit a written response to the grievant (with a copy to the F.O.P.) not later than

ten (10) days following the Step 2 meeting.

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Step 3:
Is the same process and time frames as Step 2 except it involves the ______.

Director or designee

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Step 4:
Is the same process and timeframes as Step 3 except it involves the _______

Sheriff or designee

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Arbitration:
If the grievance is not settled in accordance with this Article, the grievant or the F.O.P. (on behalf of the grievant) may request arbitration by providing a written request to the JSO ___ __ ______ not later than
____ days after receipt of the Step 4 response or, if a timely Step 4 response is not received, within thirty (30) days from the day the Step 4 response was due.

Chief of Personnel, 30

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Arbitration:
If the request to arbitrate is not received by the JSO Chief of Personnel within the thirty (30) day limit, the Employer’s Step 4 response shall be

final and binding upon the grievant and the F.O.P.

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Arbitration:
The F.O.P. and the Employer will mutually select a panel of how many arbitrators to serve on a rotating list?

5

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Arbitration:
The arbitrator shall render his/her decision within __ days of receipt of post-hearing briefs or of the close of the hearing, whichever is later.

30

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Arbitration:
The decision of the arbitrator shall be

final and binding on all parties.

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Any grievance not processed within the time limits provided in this Article shall be considered?

Abandoned