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Washington DC Maternity Leave

Washington, DC, Maternity Leave: Everything Expectant Parents Need to Know About the Universal Paid Leave Amendment Act (UPLAA)

Workers in Washington, DC now have paid family and maternity leave. This is good news for both its residents as well as those who live nearby (like Maryland and Virginia), and allows them to still receive the benefit. The Universal Paid Leave Amendment Act, (UPLAA) made the program effective on July 1, 2020. Washington DC …

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Rhode Island Maternity Leave

Rhode Island Maternity Leave: Everything Expectant Parents Need to Know About the State’s Paid Leave Laws

You can get partial pay while you are off work if you work in Rhode Island, and expect a baby or need to bond with your baby with the Rhode Island Maternity Leave program. If you are pregnant and have a disability that affects your ability to care for the baby, you can also get …

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Oregon Paid Family Leave

Oregon Maternity Leave: Everything Expectant Parents Need to Know About the New Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program

Oregon became the eighth state in the country (plus Washington D.C.) to pass a paid family leave law in 2019, and it’s considered the most generous and inclusive in the country with respect to reimbursement and eligibility. Both employers and employees begin making payroll contributions on January 1, 2022, and benefits eligibility begins on January …

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New York State Paid Family Leave

New York State Maternity Leave: Everything Expectant Parents Need to Know About New York’s Paid Family Leave Law

If you’re a new mother in New York State, you can have some of your wages or salary “replaced” by the New York Paid Family Leave program (NYPFL). You don’t have to use the benefits just for having a baby, you can use it to provide care for sick relatives or to support your family …

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Massachusetts Maternity Leave

Massachusetts Maternity Leave: Everything Expectant Parents Need to Know About the New Paid Family Leave Law

Massachusetts finally has paid family and maternity leave. This state is so determined to pass some form of paid leave, enough signatures were collected for the measure to be on the ballot. The legislature acted instead of waiting for the electorate’s vote, as polling indicated that paid family leave would win. Governor Charlie Baker signed …

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