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Monday, February 23, 2015

At the legislature: Paid maternity leave bill filed

Posted By on Mon, Feb 23, 2015 at 12:35 PM

Rep. Clarke Tucker today filed a bill to provide paid maternity leave up to $500 a week for six weeks for state employees.

The bill says paid leave would "promote financially secure families" and "allow a parent time to nurture a child and to promote family values."

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