Skip to Content

Workers' Compensation Board

Language Assistance: (877) 632-4996 | Language Access Policy


Paid Family Leave

The Chair proposed addition of Section 355.9 and Part 380, as well as amendment of Parts 360, 361 and 376 of 12 NYCRR to provide guidance to employers, insurance carriers and employees regarding their rights and responsibilities in providing Paid Family Leave (PFL) coverage, requesting PFL, and the use of PFL benefits in the February 22, 2017, edition of the State RegisterLink to External Website. The Chair has revised these Proposed Regulations and published a Notice of Revised Rule Making in the May 24, 2017, edition of the State RegisterLink to External Website . Comments will be received for 30 days.

Please submit comments on the proposed regulations to For more information regarding these proposed regulations contact Heather M. MacMaster, Deputy General Counsel, Workers' Compensation Board, 328 State Street, Schenectady, New York 12305-2318, telephone: (518) 486-9564, e-mail: