Westchester to require paid leave for domestic violence

Effective October 30, 2019, Westchester County, NY employers will be required to provide paid leave to employees who are victims of domestic violence or human trafficking. Leave under the new ordinance will be in addition to paid time off already required to be provided to employees under the Westchester County paid sick leave law, which took effect on April 10, 2019.

For the entire article, click here.  Victims will be able to use up to 40 hours of paid leave per year.