language to be deleted (2) new language
Laws of Minnesota 1991 CHAPTER 268-S.F.No. 1317 An act relating to employment; modifying the family leave law; amending Minnesota Statutes 1990, sections 181.940, subdivision 2; and 181.9413. BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA: Section 1. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 181.940, subdivision 2, is amended to read: Subd. 2. [EMPLOYEE.] "Employee" means a person who performs services for hire for an employer from whom a leave is requested under sections 181.940 to 181.944
,for: (1) at least 12 consecutive months immediately preceding the request ,; and (2) for an average of 20 or morenumber of hours per week equal to one-half the full-time equivalent position in the employee's job classification as defined by the employer's personnel policies or practices or pursuant to the provisions of a collective bargaining agreement, during those 12 months , and. Employee includes all individuals employed at any site owned or operated by the employer . Employeebut does not include an independent contractor. Sec. 2. Minnesota Statutes 1990, section 181.9413, is amended to read: 181.9413 [SICK OR INJURED CHILD CARE LEAVE.] (a) An employee may use personal sick leave benefits provided by the employer for absences due to an illness of or injury to the employee's child for such reasonable periods as the employee's attendance with the child may be necessary, on the same terms the employee is able to use sick leave benefits for the employee's own illness or injury. This section applies only to personal sick leave benefits payable to the employee from the employer's general assets. (b) For purposes of this section, "personal sick leave benefits" means time accrued and available to an employee to be used as a result of absence from work due to personal illness or injury, but does not include short-term or long-term disability or other salary continuation benefits. Sec. 3. [EFFECTIVE DATE.] Sections 1 and 2 are effective the day following final enactment. Presented to the governor May 29, 1991 Signed by the governor June 1, 1991, 3:32 p.m.
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