Work & Family Policy Database
Paid Sick Days
Subject: Paid Sick Days, Domestic Violence in the Workplace, Job-Protected Leave
Bill: A.B. 400
Sponsor: Ma (D)
Date Introduced: 02/14/2011, carried over to 2012 session.
Passed Labor and Employment Committee, referred to Judiciary Committee: 04/14/2011
Passed Judiciary Committee, referred to Appropriations Committee: 04/26/2011
Held under submission in Appropriations Committee: 05/27/2011
Guarantees workers one hour of paid sick leave for every 30 hours worked.
Leave may be used for the worker's health needs or a family member's health needs.
Leave may also be used for needs related to domestic violence or sexual assault.
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