State and Federal Leave Plans Affected by COVID-19

At this point in time, not all of the criteria has been completely spelled out regarding Federal and State leave plans.  This is an overview of the Federal and State leave plans. Within the document, you will find a Summary of H.R. 6201, COVID-19 Federal Relief Legislation, NYS Legislation Guaranteeing Job Protection & Sick Time, in addition to the FAQ from Governor Cuomo’s website.

Please keep in mind that since this legislation is new, the legal interpretations have not yet been released. This document represents a summary of what has been released to this point. ESC clients with additional questions, please reach out to your HR Business Partner.