Work & Family Policy Database
Leave for Employees
Subject: Job-Protected Leave, Military Families, Family and Medical Leave
Bill: H. 2430
Sponsor: Filler-Corn (D)
Date Introduced: 01/18/2011
To House Committee on Commerce and Labor: 01/18/2011
Summary: Allows workers eligible for the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to take the leave to provide care for law enforcement officers, firefighters and service members injured in the line of duty; and to arrange for or attend a funeral or memorial service for a service member.
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