Governor Brown proclaimed a state of emergency following the South Napa Earthquake on August 24, 2014. The earthquake affected over 11,000 state employees in more than 30 departments. CalHR has taken steps to help affected state employees cope with this disaster.
CalHR issued a policy memo | CalHR issued a policy memo - Text Only (RTF) describing Administrative Time Off provisions for employees affected by the earthquake.
Savings Plus participants may qualify to withdraw money from their 401(k) Plan or 457 Plan accounts in an emergency.
Hardship Withdrawal for 401(k) Plan accounts
Unforeseeable Emergency Withdrawal for 457 Plan accounts
Governor's Office of Emergency Services News