The Orlando Law Group has summarized the details of the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
- President Donald Trump signed an emergency bill on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to expand family and medical leave. According to various media reports, the bill guarantees paid sick leave for certain U.S. workers, including those employed by private entities or individuals who employ fewer than 500 employees.
- The U.S. Senate passed the bill, titled the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, by a 90-8 vote.
- The bill takes effect April 2, 2020, and it will end on Dec. 31, 2020.
- If you would like to speak to a lawyer about this information, please call The Orlando Law Group at (407) 512-4394.
You can view the details in a downloadable PDF below:
ALERT: Families First Coronavirus Response Act. [PDF]