Sec­tion 1.  Paid Hol­i­days.  Except in cas­es of emer­gency, all offi­cers cov­ered by this Agree­ment shall receive hol­i­days annu­al­ly as set by the Coun­ty Board.  The Coun­ty Board will under­take a “buy back” of uncom­pen­sat­ed hol­i­days earned by employ­ees of the Sheriff’s Office, at straight time.  The max­i­mum num­ber of hol­i­days each offi­cer may hold in an uncom­pen­sat­ed bank will be four (4).  Sched­ul­ing of hol­i­day time off will be in accor­dance with Arti­cle XXI, Sec­tion 5 of this Agree­ment.  The Sher­iff and his offi­cers will make a good faith effort to accom­plish sched­ul­ing and com­pli­ance with this pro­vi­sion and the approval of an officer’s request to imple­ment this amend­ment will not be unrea­son­ably with­held by the Sheriff.

Sec­tion 2.  Per­son­al Days.  In addi­tion to the above cit­ed hol­i­days, employ­ees cov­ered by this Agree­ment shall receive three (3) per­son­al days per year.