Work & Family Policy Database
Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Subject: Flexible Use of Sick Leave
Statute/Code Cite: Md. Lab. & Empl. Code Ann. Sec. 3-802.
Summary: Maryland workers in businesses with 15 or more employees who earn sick leave are entitled to use it to care for an ill child, spouse or parent.
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