Work & Family Policy Database
Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Statute/Code Cite: Haw. Rev. Stat. Sec. 398-4(c).
Summary: Workers covered by the state family leave law who earn sick leave or other forms of paid leave are entitled to use up to 10 days for the care of a new child or to assist an ill family member.
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