STATE OF CALIFORNIA
DEPARTMENT OF PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION
NOTICE OF INVOLUNTARY TRANSFER, DEMOTION, OR TERMINATION
DPA-015 (Rev. 2/94)
Employee’s Class Title
PLEASE COMPLETE AND RETURN THIS FORM TO PERSONNEL BY __________.
This form is used when a layoff or alternative to a layoff (demotion or transfer) is to occur. It
may also be used when an involuntary geographic transfer is being implemented. The letter to
which this form was attached explains why the form was sent to you. If the form was sent to
you because of a layoff or alternative to layoff, or an involuntary geographic transfer that is
based on seniority, your seniority score has been inserted below. If the form was sent to you
because of an involuntary transfer based on something other than seniority, no seniority score
has been inserted below.
SENIORITY SCORE __________ AS OF __________. EFFECTIVE DATE __________.
PART I. DEMOTION IN LIEU OF LAYOFF - If no classes are listed in this part, go to
If one or more classes is/are listed, your seniority score enables you to exercise your right to
demote to it/them. Indicate whether or not you are interested and priority your choices (if more
than one is listed.)
PART II. TRANSFER IN LIEU OF LAYOFF OR INVOLUNTARY GEOGRAPHIC TRANSFER
BASED ON SENIORITY - If no locations are listed in this part, go to Part III.
If one or more locations is/are listed, and your department is in a layoff situation, your seniority
score enables you to exercise your right to transfer in your current class to the listed location(s).
If one or more locations is/are listed, and your department is involuntarily transferring one or
more employees to different locations, your seniority score is too low for you to remain in your