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Answer by Kara Govro, Senior HR Law Analyst

Parents have a right to take up to 80 hours of EPSL and 12 weeks of EFMLA leave for school closures or the unavailability of the child’s usual place of care or care provider due to COVID-19. They do need to provide proper documentation to support their request, but that paperwork is very straightforward.

Whether a parent qualifies for leave will be highly dependent on the circumstances of their childrens’ schooling and how much attention they will require. There are a few conditions that have to be met before… read the whole article, originally published at Quora