Capitol Updates

Each week during sessions of the Colorado General Assembly, we bring you the latest news and analysis of legislation impacting the early development, health, and education of Colorado kids. Check the updates below for analysis, testimony, fact sheets, vote totals, and other information to help you stay informed. 

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HB 17-1307 (Winter) Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program Wage Replacement

Originally Posted: April 7, 2017
Last Updated: April 7, 2017

HB 17-1307 creates the Family and Medical Leave Insurance program to provide partial wage-replacement benefits to individuals who take leave from work to care for a new child or a family member with a serious health condition or who are unable to work due to their own serious health conditions.

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