Paid Sick Days: From Bill To Ballot To Nowhere<br> January

Published: 12/18/2008

Ohio Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner announces that supporters of the Ohio Healthy Families Act submitted more than enough valid signatures to send the bill to the Ohio General Assembly under the state's ""initiated statute"" process. The HFA would require companies with 25 or more employees to allow full-time workers to earn seven paid sick days per year, and part-time employees to earn a pro-rated number.