DE HB283 | 2017-2018 | 149th General Assembly


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 4 2018 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2018-05-02 - Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 9 On Its Merits
Text: Latest bill text (Draft #1) [HTML]


In the 149th General Assembly House Bill No. 64 amended Title 29, Section 5120 to insure that mothers who are full time state employees may have up to 6 weeks of unpaid leave following the newborn(s) discharge from the hospital even if their FMLA benefits have been exhausted. This bill clarifies that school district employees are entitled to the same unpaid leave.

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An Act To Amend Title 14 Of The Delaware Code Relating To Family Leave.



2018-05-02 Reported Out of Committee (Education) in House with 9 On Its Merits
2018-01-11 Amendment HA 1 to HB 283 - Introduced and Placed With Bill
2018-01-04 Introduced and Assigned to Education Committee in House

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