S.559 - Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Tester, Jon [D-MT] (Introduced 02/26/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/26/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.559 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/26/2019)
Parental Bereavement Act of 2019 or the Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act
This bill entitles an eligible employee to up to 12 workweeks of leave during any 12-month period because of the death of a son or daughter.
Such an employee may substitute any available paid leave for any leave without pay.
The bill applies the same leave entitlement to federal employees.