Chambers to Host Session on Sick Time Law
HADLEY — The Greater Easthampton Chamber of Commerce, Amherst Area Chamber of Commerce, and Greater Northampton Chamber of Commerce will host an informational session of the new earned-sick-time law on August 6 at the Hadley Farms Meeting House, from 10 a.m. to noon.
The Attorney General’s Office is presenting information sessions to educate employers and employees about the new measure, which went into effect July 1. These sessions, offered statewide and online, will provide guidance on implementation, explain employers’ and employees’ rights and responsibilities, and provide opportunities to get specific questions answered.
Information on the law may be found on the Attorney General’s Earned Sick Time web page: www.mass.gov/ago/earnedsicktime. This informational session is free and open to the public.