Category: Social Issues
HB 712 (2019)
House/Senate Bill: 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. Employees could take up to twelve weeks of leave and receive 60% of their pay after paying into the program for at least six months. As introduced, this bill does not include an opt-out option.
Bill Sponsor: Mary Jane Wallner
Bill Co Sponsor: Click the "Link to Full Bill" for information
Next Hearing Date: Wed, 02/06/2019
Next Voting Date: Wed, 02/27/2019