NY - Paid Family Leave (2007)
Bill would would expand the state's workers' compensation program to allow employees to take time off to care for an ill family member, including a child, spouse, domestic partner, parent, parent-in-law, or grandchild, or to bond with a new child. This paid family leave policy would be funded by employees, who would pay an additional 45 cents a week from their paycheck, and it would allow employees to take up to twelve weeks off with up to $170 a week in wages.
State New York
Bill Number S. 5821/
Date of Introduction 5/11/2007
Latest Activity Passed in Assembly; Did not pass in Senate
More Info http://assembly.state.ny.us/leg/
Topic: Workplace Accommodation and Family Leave Policies