Work & Family Policy Database
Small Necessities Leave
State: North Carolina
Subject: Small Necessities Leave, Job-Protected Leave
Statute/Code Cite: N.C. Gen. Stat. Sec. 95-28.3
Summary: All parents in North Carolina are entitled to four hours of leave each school year in order to participate in parent-teacher conferences, volunteer with their child’s school or otherwise play a role in their child’s education.
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