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Expanded FMLA Rules Take Effect March 8, 2013

March 8, 2013


On February 6, 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor issued its final regulations implementing two expansions in the Family and Medical Leave Act (“FMLA”) under the National Defense Authorization Act of 2010 (“FY 2010 NDAA”) and the Airline Flight Crew Technical Corrections Act (“AFCTCA”). The final rule also revises and clarifies a few other existing regulations. The […]

President Bush Signs Legislation Expanding FMLA

January 29, 2008


On January 28, 2008, President Bush signed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (H.R. 4986) that includes provisions that will amend the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to allow eligible employees to use leave in certain circumstances when their spouse, child or parent is called for active military duty.

U.S. Department of Labor Seeks Input on Changes to FMLA

December 13, 2006


The U.S. Department of Labor announced on December 1, 2006, that it is seeking information and comments from the public on the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and its implementing regulations. Instead of publishing proposed new rules for comment, the DOL is seeking comments on the following substantive areas: Eligible Employee Definition of "Serious […]