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Legislation Related to COVID-19: Family and Medical Leave and Sick Leave

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03.19.20 - Information on Legislation Related to COVID-19: Family and Medical Leave and Sick Leave: On Monday, March 16, 2020, Bassford Remele provided a summary of the "Families First Coronavirus Response Act," which was passed by the United States House of Representatives over the weekend. An amended version of the Act (referred to as "Phase Two") was signed into law by the President last night. Attached is a summary of the changes and final version of the Act. The Act requires employers to post notice of these new laws in the same area where the employer posts required notice of other HR-related laws.