Paid Leave and COVID-19
As we all adjust to life during this pandemic, it’s important to know what options are available for workers if they have to be out of work due to the coronavirus pandemic. Some states have adjusted their existing paid leave policies to include coverage for matters related to the pandemic. Below are the details you need to know about paid leave related to COVID-19.
- COVID-19 and U.S. Paid Leave Landscape
See a breakdown of changes made to state and federal PFL, PFML and statutory disability laws due to COVID-19.
- New York Paid Leave For COVID-19
On March 18, 2020 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that provides wage replacement assistance to New York employees with annual salaries up to $150,000 who themselves or their minor children have been quarantined or isolated as a result of novel coronavirus.