Saturday, October 6, 2018
Soon-to-be-parents will be able to access extra weeks of leave three months earlier than expected.
This year’s federal budget announced additional weeks of “use-it-or-lose-it” leave for non-birthing parents.
The federal government initially set June 2019 as the start date — but now the Liberals say parents can become eligible for the extra weeks in mid-March.
Only parents whose children are born or adopted after March 17 will be able to take advantage of the additional weeks.
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