Senate Could Override If Wolf Vetoes Bill Killing Paid Sick LeaveDrexel University Associate law Professor David Cohen says Governor Tom Wolf has promised to veto the bill if it gets to his desk. But Senate Republicans could take one more step.
Pa. Senate Sends House A Bill That Would Pull Plug On Philadelphia’s New Sick Leave LawThe state Senate has sent the House a bill that would overturn Philadelphia’s new law, set to take effect next month, that would require business owners with at least ten employees to allow workers to earn paid sick leave.
Council Committee Will Debate Sick Leave Again, And This Time The Mayor Seems To Be On BoardBefore Council's Public Health Committee is a measure that would require local businesses offer one hour of sick leave for every forty hours an employee works.
Paid Sick Leave Gathers Momentum In New JerseyAn estimated 140,000 state residents are entitled to or are about to be entitled to paid sick leave under a wave of legislation that has swept through municipalities, but more than 1 million aren't.
Judge Deals Setback To Prison Guard Accused Of Faking Illness To Steal Sick TimeA Montgomery County judge has ruled prosecutors can continue to freeze the state retirement account of a former corrections officer at Graterford Prison accused of faking a deadly disease to steal sick time from her co-workers and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
Camden Residents Weigh Governor Chris Christie’s Sick Pay ReformNew Jersey governor Chris Christie is looking to end payments for unused sick time for public workers. As legislative sessions wind down, the governor says it is an issue he will not compromise on.