§ 34:11B-1 Short title
§ 34:11B-2 Findings, declarations
§ 34:11B-3 Definitions
§ 34:11B-4 Family leave; duration, frequency, payment, certification, denial
§ 34:11B-5 Reduced leave schedule
§ 34:11B-6 Employees to be informed of their rights and obligations
§ 34:11B-7 Return from leave; conditions
§ 34:11B-8 Continuation of health benefits during leave
§ 34:11B-9 Withholding of rights, benefits; discharge of employee, unlawful
§ 34:11B-10 Penalty for violation by employer
§ 34:11B-11 Suits, complaints, permitted; punitive damages
§ 34:11B-12 Award of attorneys’ fees
§ 34:11B-13 Family leave in addition to temporary disability benefits
§ 34:11B-14 Benefits provided by collective bargaining agreement; reduction prohibited
§ 34:11B-15 Reports on impact, benefits of act
§ 34:11B-16 Rules, regulations

Terms Used In New Jersey Statutes > Title 34 > Chapter 11B - Family Leave Act

  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: includes corporations, companies, associations, societies, firms, partnerships and joint stock companies as well as individuals, unless restricted by the context to an individual as distinguished from a corporate entity or specifically restricted to one or some of the above enumerated synonyms and, when used to designate the owner of property which may be the subject of an offense, includes this State, the United States, any other State of the United States as defined infra and any foreign country or government lawfully owning or possessing property within this State. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • State: extends to and includes any State, territory or possession of the United States, the District of Columbia and the Canal Zone. See New Jersey Statutes 1:1-2
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.