Tag: domestic violence leave

Military Leave Clarifications On March 15, 2018, Washington Governor Jay Inslee signed legislation (H.B. 2851) clarifying the calculation of military leave for officers and employees that work shifts spanning more than one calendar day. According to the legislation, if the officer or employee is scheduled to work a shift that begins on one calendar day and…

Question: An employee in Washington has stated she needs leave because of domestic violence. What are we required to do? Answer: Washington law allows victims of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking to take reasonable or intermittent leave from work — paid or unpaid — to take care of legal or law enforcement needs or…