Family and Medical Leave Act: Response to Request for Information


Publication Date: February 2007

Publisher: Center for Law and Social Policy

Author(s): Elizabeth Lower-Basch

Research Area: Labor

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


In December, the Department of Labor published a request for information concerning the implementation of the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA). In these comments, CLASP expresses support for continuing current policies to protect workers who need to take leave and argues for expanding FMLA to more workers and providing paid leave.