HR Compliance Bulletin: Coronavirus Relief Laws

New Coronavirus Relief Laws Require Paid Employee Leave Highlights:

  • Coronavirus relief legislation requires employers with fewer than 500 employees to provide 12 weeks of FMLA leave for child care reasons related to COVID19. 
  • The new FMLA leave must be compensated after the first 10 days, at two-thirds of an employee’s wage, up to $200 per day. 
  • Employers must also provide 80 hours of paid sick time for specified reasons related to COVID-19.


New Coronavirus Relief Law Requires Paid Employee Leave


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