4.04.12: Professional Services Leave/Professional Services Released Time


Professional services leave (PSL) is when a public school employee leaves his or her normally assigned duties to work in a position for an employee organization or union on a part-time or full-time basis. The public school employee has a contract renewed annually with the employee organization/union for this role.

Professional services released time (PSRT) is when a public school employee is released from his or her normally assigned duties to handle employment matters for an employee organization or union.

For more information, see section 3.02.05: Professional Services Leave/Professional Services Released Time  

For information on how to report PSL/PSRT, see section 7.17.01: How to Report Professional Services Leave/Professional Services Released Time

Please note: reportable and nonreportable “compensation” is defined in MCL 38.1303a and only applies to active MPSERS members. For information on reporting earnings for retirees please see section 9.01: Earnings of Retirees Who Return to Work.

Last updated: 02/10/2017