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What does FAMLA stand for?

FAMLA stands for Family and Medical Leave Act

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Signed into law earlier this year, the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA) entitles eligible employees, both men and women, to take up to 12 weeks of unpaid, job-protected leave for: 1) the birth of a child; 2) placement of a child for adoption or foster care; 3) care of a child, spouse, or parent who has a serious health condition; and 4) the employee's own serious health condition.
On February 5, President Clinton signed the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, proclaiming that "now millions of our people will no longer have to choose between their jobs and their families.
In addition to an employee's entitlement to sick and medical leave created by applicable laws and agency policies, employees also may be entitled to extended leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA).