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The Wait for Paid Sick Leave State Number Eight Does Not Abate

Nearly six months ago, Arizona and Washington became the sixth and seventh states to enact PSL laws.  Since then, more than a dozen PSL bills have been introduced into state legislatures. 260 more words

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Twelfth Nix of the Cook County Sick Leave Ordinance

A dozen Cook County municipalities have nixed the Cook County’s Earned Sick Leave Ordinance. Wheeling is the most recent to opt-out. The Village Board’s discussion and vote on that issue begin at 51:30 of the… 174 more words

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Palos Park Village Nixes Cook County Earned Sick Time Ordinance

Palos Park Village last week opted out of the Cook County Earned Sick Time Ordinance, joining ten other municipalities that have already done so.  Palos Park opted out of the County minimum wage ordinance as well.   58 more words

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South Carolina Becomes a Paid Sick Leave Preemption State

Add the Palmetto State to the list of PSL preemption states. Governor Henry McMaster signed SB218 into law last week.  The law prohibits a political subdivision from establishing, mandating or otherwise requiring an “employee benefit,” defined as “anything of value that an employee receive from an employer in addition to wages.” Paid sick leave is listed as an example of an employee benefit. 153 more words

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Ten Nix, Clock Ticks on Cook County Sick Leave Ordinance

The Village of Streamwood is the tenth municipality to nix the Cook County (IL) Earned Sick Leave Ordinance.  The Village ordinance adopted unanimously last week negates  the County’s minimum wage and paid sick leave ordinances. 77 more words

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Paid Sick Leave Showdown in Maryland

With the Maryland General Assembly adjourning in just five days, in the bottom of the ninth, so to speak, the Senate and House reconciled their PSL bills yesterday. 148 more words

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Albuquerque Paid Sick Leave Suit Claims “Logrolling” Foul  

Add a “logrolling” lawsuit in Albuquerque, challenging this fall’s anticipated ballot initiative on the City’s proposed Healthy Workforce Ordinance (HWO), to the PSL litigation docket. 287 more words

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