Paid Sick and Safe Days clears hurdle, passes House committee!

rep hunter and rep jinkins

Rep Ross Hunter (L) and Rep. Laurie Jinkins

Breaking News: Washington’s House Appropriations Committee just passed House Bill 1313 Establishing standards for paid sick and safe leave, by a vote of 18 – 13.

Thank you Representative Laurie Jinkins for sponsoring this bill and Representative Hunter for bringing it to a vote.

Congratulations to the Washington Work and Family Coalition for bringing the bill this far. Now let’s pass the full House!

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The Washington Work and Family Coalition includes representatives of seniors, women, labor, health professionals, children’s advocates, faith communities, low income workers, employers, non-profits and other organizations. We’re working together to make it easier for parents to raise healthy children and care for aging parents; for workers to care for themselves or their partners in the event of a serious illness; and for businesses to offer modern workplace standards that improve productivity and worker health.

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  1. Pingback: Paid Sick and Safe Days bill passes House committee – Washington Policy Watch

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