Summary: To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. Cosponsors
ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION: Representative Craig cosponsored the bill on 3/14/19.
STATUS: Introduced 3/14/19 by Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3].
ORGANIZATIONS IN SUPPORT OF THE BILL:
- People should not have to make impossible choices between caring for their health and keeping a paycheck or job. (Source: National Partnership)
- From the 115th Congress: Many hardworking Americans are struggling to meet their own health care needs and the needs of their family members. (Source: Human Rights Campaign)
- Urge Congress to support the Healthy Families Act! (Source: National Partnership for Women & Families)
- Main Street business owners know that an investment in our employees is an investment in our business. (Source: The Main Street Alliance)