Status Summary

5/07/2021 Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on Oversight and Reform, and House Administration (Updated 5/26/21)

Legislative Session



In Progress


Rep. Foster, Bill

This legislation would extend the temporary paid leave requirement that was included in the Families First Coronavirus Response Act but expired on December 31st, 2020. The requirement mandates employers to provide paid leave, including sick and family leave, to certain employees for COVID-19 related needs. This legislation would extend the requirement through the end of the COVID-19 pandemic as determined by the Secretary of Health and Human Services.