Code of the District of Columbia

§ 32–561.01. Definitions.

For the purposes of this subchapter, the term:

(1) "Director" means the director of DOES.

(2) "DOES" means the Department of Employment Services.

(3) "Family and medical leave" means leave available under subchapter I of this chapter.

(4) "Paid sick leave" means leave available under subchapter III of this chapter.

(5) "Universal paid leave" means leave benefits available under subchapter IV of this chapter.

(6) "Workplace leave" means universal paid leave, paid sick leave, family and medical leave, or any other job-protected leave to which an individual may be entitled under federal or District law.


(Dec. 3, 2020, D.C. Law 23-149, § 2092, 67 DCR 10493.)