Introduced by: David A. Reid | all patrons … notes | add to my profiles

SUMMARY AS INTRODUCED:

Paid sick time. Requires public and private employers with 35 or more full-time equivalent employees to provide eligible employees, defined in the bill, with earned paid sick time and paid sick time. The bill provides for an eligible employee to earn up to 40 hours of earned paid sick time depending on the amount of hours the eligible employee has averaged over the previous year or, for a new employee, is projected to work. An eligible employee shall not earn or use more than 40 hours of earned paid sick time in a year, unless the employer selects a higher limit. The bill provides that earned paid sick time may be used (i) for an eligible employee’s mental or physical illness, injury, or health condition; an eligible employee’s need for medical diagnosis, care, or treatment of a mental or physical illness, injury, or health condition; or an eligible empl