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In addition to rights of all employees under the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) employees in the State of New York may receive a leave of absence for bone marrow donations. In addition, state employees may receive leave for organ donations. The other sections of this article contain a brief summary of these laws.
If you are considering taking leave, consult with your Human Resource Office - preferably with a supervisor to help assure accuracy of the information you receive as well as tips that may be helpful.
- Bone Marrow Donation Leave For All Employees
- Organ and Bone Marrow Donation Leave For Public Employees
Researched and written by:
Lisa Gerson, Esq. McDermott Will & Emery LLP New York, NY