Category: Economy, Budget and Taxes
HB 628 (2017)
House/Senate Bill: NH House
Description: Establishes a social insurance program that would be operated by New Hampshire Employment Security to provide for paid family and medical leave insurance. Employers would pay 0.5% of wages per employee as premium payments. The House amended the bill to increase the employee contribution to 0.67%, to allow employees to opt out, and to limit benefits to six weeks of paid leave.
Bill Sponsor: Mary Stuart Gile
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Thu, 04/05/2018
Next Voting Date: Thu, 04/26/2018