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  1. This Part sets out when a member may be granted short periods of absence in particular circumstances. The grant of this kind of absence is at the discretion of the approver listed for the specific circumstances of the absence.

  2. Short absence is different from other kinds of leave for these reasons.

    1. It is for short periods when a member is not required to attend for duty.

    2. It can only be granted for reasons specified under the relevant Divisions.

    3. It does not accrue and cannot be deferred for later use.

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