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Pittsburgh Extends Paid Sick Leave to Employees, Differing from Philadelphia Law in Key Ways

Authors: Tracey E. Diamond and Rogers Stevens

2/19/2020

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Pittsburgh Extends Paid Sick Leave to Employees, Differing from Philadelphia Law in Key Ways

Q. My company has offices in Philadelphia and Pittsburgh. Is Pittsburgh’s new paid sick leave law the same as Philadelphia’s paid sick leave law?

A. Effective March 15, 2020, Pittsburgh will be joining Philadelphia and several other jurisdictions in requiring employers to provide sick leave to its employees. While these laws share the same intent, there are several notable differences in terms of compliance. For companies like yours that operate in both cities, the distinctions between the two laws may necessitate separate policies for employees based on their location.

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