The United States does not offer a national paid family leave policy, compared to other counties per the Family and Medial Leave Act (FMLA). FMLA allows for 12 weeks of un-paid leave after the birth, adoption or personal health issues to return to work. Rep. Elizabeth Weight discuses family leave amendments. House Bill 156 would provide 6 weeks of pay for state workers for the birth or adoption of a child.
1,400 kids are served daily by the Boys and Girls Clubs of greater Salt Lake. Students of all ages attended after school programs inwhich can including snacks and STEM for only $20.00 a year. Director of Development Amanda Hughes addresses affordability and availability of programing including the expansion of two popular clubs.
Lawmakers want to revise domestic violence laws that failed when a man killed his ex-girlfriend and her son. Senator Todd Weiler discuses a new domestic violence bill, beefing up protective orders statues . Weiler also discuses changes to fires codes in school buildings allowing bolts to be used during school lockdowns.