COVID-19 Questions & AnswersCategory: GeneralDoes the employee have to request the emergency paid sick leave in order for the employer to comply with the EPSLA requirements?
Becky asked 1 month ago

Does the employee have to request the emergency paid sick leave in order for the employer to comply with the EPSLA requirements?

1 Answers
Cathy Graham Staff answered 1 month ago

The employee does not have to specifically request the EPSL. If the employer is aware of the reason for the leave, they should be applying the new rules to the situation as it appears.