H.R.6275 - Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2018115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-VA-10] (Introduced 06/28/2018)|
|Committees:||House - Oversight and Government; House Administration|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/28/2018 Referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on House Administration, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.6275 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/28/2018)
Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2018
This bill provides paid parental leave for federal employees.
Specifically, it provides up to 12 workweeks of paid leave during the 12-month period following a child's birth or placement for adoption or foster care.
Additionally, the Office of Personnel Management may increase the amount of paid parental leave to up to 16 workweeks based on a consideration of certain factors (e.g., enhanced recruitment and retention of employees).