Support Healthy Workplaces and Healthy Families by Providing Earned Paid Sick Leave to Certain Employees

Last updated: Jan 26, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Wage and Labor
Status: In Committee
Sponsor: Senator Rebecca Millett, Senate 29 - Cumberland County
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 369

Position:

Monitoring and opposed.

Summary:

This bill creates a right to earned paid sick leave for employees who are employed by an employer that employs more than 5 employees. The bill also creates a right to earned unpaid sick leave for employees of an employer that employs 5 or fewer employees. This bill takes effect January 1, 2021.

 

When this sponsor last submitted this bill, it would have applied to businesses of 50 or more employees for comparison.