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Federal: Gov’t Contractor sick leave requirements begin
January 1, 2017
On September 7, 2015, President Obama signed an executive order that will require federal contractors to provide paid sick leave to employees. The order requires the US Department of Labor to issue regulations implementing the executive order on September 30, 2016. Government Contractors will need to begin providing paid sick leave to employees on January 1, 2017.
To read the executive order, visit Executive Order – Establishing Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors.