The California Legislature has approved a bill requiring workers receive up to two weeks of paid time off if they get sick from the coronavirus.
Employees are entitled to 40 hours of PTO going back to January, but this time, there's no federal money to offset the cost. Asm. Vince Fong (R), Vice Chair of the Budget Committee, said without help from the federal government, the cost could be troublesome.
.... Chairman Phil Ting (D) said he recognizes that burden.