Work & Family Policy Database
Flexible Leave Act
State: West Virginia
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Bill: H.B. 2770
Sponsor: Caputo (D)
Date Introduced: 01/24/2011
To Energy, Industry and Labor, Economic Development and Small Business Committee: 01/24/2011
To House Finance Committee: 02/03/2011
Summary: Allows any worker who has accrued and available paid leave, including paid sick leave, vacation time or compensatory time, to use the leave to care for their own illness or for an immediate family member.
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