WV HB3277 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 3 2023 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2023-02-03 - To House Banking and Insurance
Pending: House Banking & Insurance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


The purpose of this bill is to establish a state sponsored medical and family leave insurance program for all persons employed or self-employed in the state; providing eligibility and coverage conditions; directing the Insurance Commissioner to administer the program; providing up to 12 weeks of eligible coverage annually; requiring employers to allow family leave to insured employees; protecting employees from retaliatory actions; providing notice of availability to employees; providing for a special revenue account; establishing public education program; annual reports to the Legislature; and legislative rules to implement the program.

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Establishing the Family and Medical Leave Insurance Benefits Act



2023-02-03HouseTo House Banking and Insurance
2023-02-03HouseIntroduced in House
2023-02-03HouseTo Banking and Insurance then Finance
2023-02-03HouseFiled for introduction


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