State of the States: Oct 2021 updates to state-mandated disability insurance and paid family leave

Stay up-to-date with our reader-friendly summary of new legislation related to state-specific short-term disability (STD), paid family leave (PFL) and paid family and medical leave (PFML) programs.

Whether a state provides or requires employers to provide short-term disability insurance, or if they have chosen to combine their state-mandated short-term disability insurance with a paid family leave program to create a Paid Family and Medical Leave (PFML) program, we have created a reader-friendly summary that can help you identify new legislation by state quickly. Read the summary now:

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This is not legal advice and is not intended to be, or replace, the advice of legal counsel. Indeed, we encourage you to discuss this information with your attorneys as necessary.

State of the States: Paid Family Leave (PFL) Overview is prepared by Disability RMS.

Voya Leave Management is provided in part by Disability RMS.

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