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Dodd, DeLauro to Offer Emergency H1N1 Sick Days Bill

November 10, 2009
Dr. Anne Schuchat, an official at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, testified that the CDC advises people to stay home from work for three to five days if they come down with swine flu. The organization encourages employers to institute flexible leave policies ‘so it’s easy for your employees to do the right thing.’
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SHRM, Democrats Tangle Over Paid-Sick-Days Bill

June 11, 2009
The HR organization’s China Miner Gorman warns that the legislation mandating paid sick days would foist new requirements on employers that could turn out to be as difficult and costly to administer as the Family and Medical Leave Act—whose 200 pages of regulations she held up at the hearing.
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