Work & Family Policy Database
Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Statute/Code Cite: Conn. Gen. Stat. Secs. 31-51pp(c)(1).
Summary: Workers covered by the state family and medical leave law who earn sick leave are entitled to use up to two weeks for the birth or adoption of a child, or to care for a seriously ill child or covered family member.
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