S.1358 - Parental Bereavement Act of 2011112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 07/13/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||07/13/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1358 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/13/2011)
Parental Bereavement Act of 2011 - Amends the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to entitle an eligible employee to up to 12 workweeks of leave during any 12-month period because of the death of a son or daughter.
Allows such an employee to substitute any available paid leave for any leave without pay.
Applies the same leave entitlement to federal employees.