Child Development Case for a National Paid Family & Medical Leave Insurance Program (The FAMILY Act) - In December 2013, the Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act (FAMILY Act) was introduced before Congress. Read this fact sheet to learn more about how this landmark legislation would benefit the U.S.’s infants, toddlers, and families.
Baby Matters: A Gateway to State Policies and Initiatives is a searchable database that contains information on state policies and initiatives that impact infants, toddlers and their families. To search Baby Matters for information on paid family leave, click here.
Statement of Matthew Melmed, Executive Director, ZERO TO THREE
Submitted to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, Subcommittee on Children and Families
February 13, 2008
New York Paid Family Leave Fact Sheet (NEW)
This fact sheet, developed by ZERO TO THREE in partnership with the New York Paid Family Leave Insurance Campaign and the National Partnership for Women and Families, makes the child developmental case for New York state's enactment of paid family leave legislation.