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Parental leave and contract hours bill

Parental Leave and Employment Protection (Six Months’ Paid Leave and Work Contact Hours) Amendment Bill: Private members bill  to extend paid parental leave to 26 weeks. This bill adds provisions around work contact hours, where working parents are entitled to the flexibility of returning to work for a certain amount of time during the parental leave period without losing their entitlement to paid parental leave.

Note: NZNO supports the ’26 for babies’ campaign

Feedback Due: Please send feedback to Marilyn Head by 23 October 2015

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