Albuquerque, New Mexico 2020-12-07 19:51:03 –
However, some are worried about the impact of mandate on companies struggling to survive during a pandemic.
“I don’t understand how this will be a priority at this particular time,” said Paul Gessing, chairman of the Rio Grande Foundation, a conservative think tank.
Senna, a survivor of cancer, has seen people delay treatment because they cannot take time off from work.
“It’s about me fighting, not to mention improving and improving the lives of my fellow cancer patients,” said Senna, who sponsors the bill.
According to the law, companies with 10 employees are required to pay sick leave by January 2021. Companies with 9 or fewer employees are required to pay sick leave by January 2022.
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