Work & Family Policy Database
Flexible Sick Days Act
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Bill: H. 432
Sponsor: Dempsey (R)
Date Introduced: 03/01/2011, carried over to 2012 session.
First Reading: 03/02/2011
Second Reading: 03/03/2011
Committee Reported Favorably: 03/07/2012
Summary: Allows all workers in businesses with ten or more employees to use their accrued and available sick leave to care for an ill child, spouse or parent.
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