The Family and Medical Leave Act extending coverage to military families left at home : hearing before the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections of the Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, first session, hearing held in Washington, DC, September 18, 2007. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

Cover of: The Family and Medical Leave Act | United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and the Workforce. Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

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  • Families of military personnel -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States,
  • Families of military personnel -- Services for -- United States,
  • Sick leave -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Family policy -- United States

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Paginationiii, 43 p. ;
Number of Pages43
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Open LibraryOL23089393M
ISBN 100160807069
ISBN 109780160807060
LC Control Number2008377176

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