1. Subject to the constitution and general laws of this state and to the rules and
regulations made pursuant thereto, the board of supervisors may fix the number of
hours constituting a legal day's work for all classes of employees of the county and
grant to the employing officer or board the power to stagger working hours. Time lost in any week because of inclement weather may be made up during that week
and the succeeding three weeks. Nothing herein shall impair the effect of any official proclamation during an emergency.
2. The board of supervisors may fix the hours that the offices of the county clerk,
county treasurer, clerk of the board of supervisors and civil office of the sheriff
shall be kept open for the transaction of business. If the board of supervisors does not fix the hours that the offices described in
this subdivision shall be kept open for the transaction of business, then those offices
shall be kept open for the transaction of business every day from at least nine o'clock
in the forenoon to five o'clock in the afternoon, except Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. During the months of July and August, such offices shall be kept open from at least
nine o'clock in the forenoon to four o'clock in the afternoon of each day, except
Saturdays, Sundays and holidays.
3. If a holiday falls on a Saturday, the offices described in subdivision two hereof
may close on the day before.
4. The board of supervisors may fix office hours not inconsistent with this chapter
or other law.
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