HB0345 (CH0493)

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2015 Regular Session



Labor and Employment - Flexible Leave - Use of Leave for Family Illness

Sponsored by:

Delegate Lierman


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 493

Synopsis:Providing that an agreement between an employer and employee to waive the employee's right to use flexible leave for illness of the employee's immediate family is void; and prohibiting an employer from discharging, demoting, suspending, disciplining or discriminating against an employee or threatening to take any of these actions against an employee because the employee requested flexible leave.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Lierman and Clippinger
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Economic Matters  View Committee HearingFinance  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Discipline
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - Labor and Employment

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October 24, 2017 4:41 P.M.