Work & Family Policy Database
Child's Educational Activities
Subject: Small Necessities Leave, Job-Protected Leave
Bill: H. 1164
Sponsor: Liias (D)
Date Introduced: 01/13/2011, carried over to 2012 session.
Passed by House Committee on Labor and Workforce Development: 02/02/2011
By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status: 01/09/2012
By resolution, reintroduced and retained in present status: 04/04/2012
Summary: Provides four hours of unpaid leave in any twelve-month period for a worker to attend or otherwise participate in a child’s educational activities.
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