IMPORTANT INFORMATION COUNTY OF SAN MATEO FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT 04-01-2020 The recently enacted Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA or Act) requires certain employers to provide their employees with paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave for specified reasons related to COVID-19. The provisions of the new law will apply from April 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. The County of San Mateo is finalizing a policy implementing the FFCRA and circulating it to County labor representatives. It is expected that this policy will be sent for Board approval on April 14, 2020. In the meantime, this leave is currently availableRead More →