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Changes to Paid Sick Leave Accruals and Use

The Healthy Workplaces, Healthy Families Act of 2014 (Act) establishes requirements relating to paid sick days and paid sick leave, including requiring employees to have at least 24 hours accrued by their 120th day of employment. Starting January 1, 2024, employers must raise the minimum hours of accrued sick leave to 40 hours or 5 days. This new law will significantly impact how employees accrue and utilize sick leave.

Posted in Disability and Leaves, Employment Law, General, Wage and Hour.