NJ Bill Would Require Employers to Provide Paid Sick Days (May 16, 2013)

NJ Bill Would Require Employers to Provide Paid Sick Days (May 16, 2013)

By Richard Newman North Jersey.com Under newly proposed legislation, New Jersey could join Connecticut and a handful of cities around the country in setting minimum…

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Paid Sick Days in New York May Pave the Way for the Rest of the U.S (May 11, 2013)

Paid Sick Days in New York May Pave the Way for the Rest of the U.S (May 11, 2013)

By Associated Press Leader-Post In a significant victory amid a push for paid sick time laws around the United States, New York City lawmakers voted…

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City Council Approves Bill Mandating Sick-Day Pay (May 8, 2013)

City Council Approves Bill Mandating Sick-Day Pay (May 8, 2013)

By Kate Taylor The New York Times The New York City Council, after years of impassioned debate, approved a bill on Wednesday that will require…

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New City Law Requires Paid Sick Days for Workers  (May 8, 2013)

New City Law Requires Paid Sick Days for Workers (May 8, 2013)

By Michael Howard Saul The Wall Street Journal The New York City Council voted 45-3 on Wednesday to approve landmark legislation that will require businesses…

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Paid Sick Leave Has Some Business Owners Feeling Ill (April 29, 2013)

Paid Sick Leave Has Some Business Owners Feeling Ill (April 29, 2013)

By Robb Mandelbaum The New York Times When the advocates at Family Forward Oregon sought to muster support among businesses in Portland for a local…

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Push for Paid Sick Time to Continue in Maryland (April 18, 2013)

Push for Paid Sick Time to Continue in Maryland (April 18, 2013)

By Alison Burns Public News Service ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Opposition from Maryland businesses was so fierce that legislation requiring them to offer paid sick leave…

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Quinn Announces Sick Leave Compromise (April 17, 2013)

Quinn Announces Sick Leave Compromise (April 17, 2013)

By Paul Schindler Chelsea Now Scarcely a week after City Council Speaker Christine Quinn told an audience of hundreds at an LGBT Democratic mayoral forum…

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Proposal to Mandate Paid Sick Days Gaining Momentum (April 14, 2013)

Proposal to Mandate Paid Sick Days Gaining Momentum (April 14, 2013)

By Megan Woolhouse Boston.com A nearly decade-long effort to require Massachusetts employers to offer paid sick days is gaining momentum as lawmakers pass similar proposals…

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Bills Spark Debate Over Paid Sick Time in Michigan  (April 2, 2013)

Bills Spark Debate Over Paid Sick Time in Michigan (April 2, 2013)

Bloomberg Businessweek LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Some Republican Michigan lawmakers are seeking to ban local governments from putting in place paid sick leave mandates. Legislation…

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