Whether you are a consumer or a business, it is important to know the law. Most businesses know that their long-term success and security depend on their honest dealings with customers. Laws protect both consumers and businesses.
|Earned Sick Time Act
New York City’s Earned Sick Time Act (paid sick leave) takes effect on April 1, 2014. In January, the New York City Council on behalf of Mayor Bill de Blasio introduced amendments to the law. Please monitor DCA’s website at nyc.gov/consumers in the coming weeks for information that employers and employees will need to know. To view the full bill and its proposed amendments, please visit the New York City Council website at council.nyc.gov and search by bill number (Int 0001-2014).