US SB1131 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on April 10 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-10 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
Pending: Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

A bill to establish family and medical leave banks to provide paid leave for employees of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes. This bill directs the Department of Defense (DOD) to establish family and medical leave banks for DOD employees. It requires the forfeited annual leave (i.e., the lost "use it or lose it" annual leave) of an employee to be credited to a family and medical leave bank for use by an eligible employee who experiences a personal or family medical emergency and has exhausted his or her available paid leave.

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Title

A bill to establish family and medical leave banks to provide paid leave for employees of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes.

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-10SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.

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