Work & Family Policy Database
Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act
Subject: Family and Medical Leave, Job-Protected Leave
Sponsor: Maloney (D-NY)
Date Introduced: 02/10/2011
Referred to the House Administration Committee: 02/10/2011
Summary: Provides four weeks of paid parental leave to federal workers both men and women -- while they are on Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) leave for the birth or adoption of a child.
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