DOL Issues New FAQs on FFCRA Leave and Return to School

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has published new frequently asked questions (FAQs) about whether employees qualify for paid leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) in different school reopening situations, including those that blend in-person with distance learning.

In general, according to the FAQs, parents qualify for FFCRA leave only on days when in-person learning is not offered as an option by the school.

DOL Issues FAQs on FFCRA Leave and Return to School