H. R. 5431, FAA Family and Medical Leave Act.

Summary: To amend title 49, United States Code, to provide family and medical leave to employees of the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (Cosponsors, Bipartisan)

ANGIE CRAIG’S POSITION:  Representative Craig Cosponsored the bill on 01/07/20.

STATUS: Introduced 12/13/19 by Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20].

INFORMATION RELATED TO THE BILL:

  • “Unfortunately, the paid parental leave provisions apply to employees under Title 5 only, which has resulted in FAA employees being left out of this very important benefit. More than 35,000 federal employees across our nation are responsible for managing air traffic control, aircraft, and airport safety. I believe we must move quickly to address this oversight and ensure that FAA employees receive the paid parental leave benefits they rightly deserve under the NDAA agreement,” said Congressman Alcee L. Hastings.(Source: Rep. Hastings, Press Release, 12/13/19)

ADDITIONAL DETAIL: 

Link to the text of the bill.

Link to bill information (support and opposition) on Countable.

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