The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 As Amended 2008

The Family Medical Leave Act promotes the stability and economic security of workers and their families during medical leave. Grantees will find this information useful when dealing with issues regarding family leave.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
       Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents.
       Sec. 2. Findings and purposes.
  
  TITLE I--GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LEAVE
       Sec. 101. Definitions.
       Sec. 102. Leave requirement.
       Sec. 103. Certification.
       Sec. 104. Employment and benefits protection.
       Sec. 105. Prohibited acts.
       Sec. 106. Investigative authority.
       Sec. 107. Enforcement.
       Sec. 108. Special rules concerning employees of local educational agencies.
       Sec. 109. Notice.
  
  TITLE II--LEAVE FOR CIVIL SERVICE EMPLOYEES
       Sec. 201. Leave requirement.
  
  TITLE III--COMMISSION ON LEAVE
       Sec. 301. Establishment.
       Sec. 302. Duties.
       Sec. 303. Membership.
       Sec. 304. Compensation.
       Sec. 305. Powers.
       Sec. 306. Termination.
  
  TITLE IV--MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS
       Sec. 401. Effect on other laws.
       Sec. 402. Effect on existing employment benefits.
       Sec. 403. Encouragement of more generous leave policies.
       Sec. 404. Regulations.
       Sec. 405. Effective dates.

  
  TITLE V--COVERAGE OF CONGRESSIONAL EMPLOYEES
       Sec. 501. Leave for certain Senate employees.
       Sec. 502. Leave for certain House employees.
  
  TITLE VI--SENSE OF CONGRESS
      Sec. 601. Sense of Congress.

The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 As Amended 2008. DOL/WHD. 2008. English.

Last Reviewed: October 2008

Last Updated: September 8, 2015