Summary: H.R.5849 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5849. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (12/11/2014)

Paid Sick Leave Act - Requires certain employers, who employ 15 or more employees for each working day during 20 or more workweeks a year, to permit each employee to earn at least 1 hour of paid sick time for every 30 hours worked.

Allows employees to use such time to: (1) meet their own medical needs; (2) care for the medical needs of certain family members ; or (3) seek medical attention, assist a related person, take legal action, or engage in other specified activities relating to domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking.