New emergency family and medical requirements take effect April 2
Updated: Mar 25, 2020
The Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the Labor Department has been inundated with questions regarding the emergency family and medical rules signed into law on March 18 as part of the coronavirus disaster relief package. WHD is feverishly working to issue guidelines and regulations on the new paid leave law, scheduled to take effect April 2nd. The link below from the House Appropriations Committee is a good summary of the provisions.Check back here for news on the release of WHD’s guidance.