17
Jan

House to Consider Costly Legislation Providing Paid Family Leave Benefits

On Thursday, January 19th the House Labor and Workplace Standards Committee will hold a hearing on HB 1116 – a bill that would amend and implement a paid family leave program. Washington currently has a law on paid family leave for employees, but it has never been funded, and hasn’t been implemented. HB 1116 would expand the current law, allowing

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9
Jan

Employment

This year the legislative issues around employment are around the minimum wage. Please look back here for more topics regarding this issue.