Notice of 7/11 Roundtable on Universal Paid Leave Act

Councilmember Elissa Silverman, Chairperson of the Committee on Labor and Workforce Development, announces a public roundtable before the Committee on implementation of the Universal Paid Leave Amendment Act of 2016 (L21-264). The law establishes a paid leave system to provide partial wage replacement for District residents in need of leave from work due to serious family illness, personal medical leave, or care for a new child.

Previous oversight roundtables were held on November 20, 2017, and January 31, 2018, as well as during the Department of Employment Services FY19 budget oversight hearing on April 20, 2018.

The roundtable notice is available here.