Work & Family Policy Database
Accrued and Available Sick Leave
State: New York
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Bill: A.B. 2947
Sponsor: Glick (D)
Date Introduced: 01/21/2011, carried over to 2012 session.
Referred to Committee on Rules: 06/01/2011
Re-referred to Committee on Labor: 01/04/2012
Referred to House Committee on Ways and Means: 04/26/2012
Summary: Allows workers to use accrued and available sick leave to care for immediate family members, household members or domestic partners.
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