Amendment #352 to H5150

PFML Clarification

Mr. Hunt of Boston moves to amend the bill by adding the following section:

Section XXXX:

Section 2 of chapter 175M of the General Laws is hereby amended by striking out subsection (f) and inserting in place thereof the following:

(f) The taking of family or medical leave shall not affect an employee's right to accrue vacation time, sick leave, bonuses, advancement, seniority, length-of-service credit or other employment benefits, plans or programs. During the duration of an employee’s family or medical leave, the employer shall provide for, contribute to, or otherwise maintain the employee’s employment-related health insurance benefits, if any, at the level and under the conditions coverage would have been provided if the employee had continued working continuously for the duration of such leave.


Additional co-sponsor(s) added to Amendment #352 to H5150

PFML Clarification


Mindy Domb

Tommy Vitolo

David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf

RoseLee Vincent

Steven Ultrino

Susannah M. Whipps

Nika C. Elugardo

Natalie M. Blais

Daniel M. Donahue

Paul W. Mark

Peter Capano

Kevin G. Honan

Michelle M. DuBois

Marcos A. Devers

Tram T. Nguyen

Marjorie C. Decker

Daniel J. Ryan

Mary S. Keefe

Mike Connolly

James K. Hawkins

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

Daniel Cahill

Christina A. Minicucci

Brian W. Murray

Jack Patrick Lewis

Tami L. Gouveia

Christopher Hendricks

Antonio F. D. Cabral

Jon Santiago

Paul F. Tucker

Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr.

John Barrett, III

Thomas M. Stanley

Carmine Lawrence Gentile

José F. Tosado

Joseph W. McGonagle, Jr.

Patrick Joseph Kearney

Kay Khan

Carlos González

Kathleen R. LaNatra

Sean Garballey

Carol A. Doherty

Kate Lipper-Garabedian

Paul A. Schmid, III

Elizabeth A. Malia

Bud L. Williams

Michelle L. Ciccolo

Michael S. Day

Brian M. Ashe

James Arciero

Michael J. Soter

Harold P. Naughton, Jr.

Linda Dean Campbell

Natalie M. Higgins

William J. Driscoll, Jr.