SB 616 (Gonzalez, D-Long Beach) Details
Passed the Assembly on Sept. 12. Senate agreed to Assembly amendments on Sept. 13. Pending governor’s action.
SB 616 would require employers to provide at least 40 hours or five days of accrued sick leave or paid time off by the 280th calendar day of employment and would require that time to be allowed to be carried over into the following year. The bill would also increase the amount of paid sick leave or paid time off an employee can accrue from 48 hours or six days to 112 hours or 14 days.