42 U.S. Code § 12631 - Family and medical leave
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(a) Participants in private, State, and local projects
(1) a participant has provided service for the period required by section 101 (2)(A)(i) (29 U.S.C. 2611 (2)(A)(i)), and has met the hours of service requirement of section 101(2)(A)(ii), of such Act with respect to a project authorized under the national service laws; and
(2) the service sponsor of the project is an employer described in section 101(4) of such Act (other than an employing agency within the meaning of subchapter V of chapter 63 of title 5),
the participant shall be considered to be an eligible employee of the service sponsor.
(b) Participants in Federal projects
(1) a participant has provided service for the period required by section 6381(1)(B) of such title with respect to a project; and
(2) the service sponsor of the project is an employing agency within the meaning of such subchapter,
the participant shall be considered to be an employee of the service sponsor.
(c) Treatment of absence
The period of any absence of a participant from a service position pursuant to title I of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 [29 U.S.C. 2611 et seq.] or subchapter V of chapter 63 of title 5 shall not be counted toward the completion of the term of service of the participant under section 12593 of this title.
Source(Pub. L. 101–610, title I, § 171,Nov. 16, 1990, 104 Stat. 3159; Pub. L. 103–82, title I, § 113(a),Sept. 21, 1993, 107 Stat. 861; Pub. L. 111–13, title I, § 1601,Apr. 21, 2009, 123 Stat. 1529.)
References in Text
The Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, referred to in subsecs. (a) and (c), is Pub. L. 103–3, Feb. 5, 1993, 107 Stat. 6. Title I of the Act is classified generally to subchapter I (§ 2611 et seq.) of chapter 28 of Title 29, Labor. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 2601 of Title 29 and Tables.
2009—Subsec. (a)(1). Pub. L. 111–13substituted “with respect to a project authorized under the national service laws” for “with respect to a project”.
1993—Pub. L. 103–82amended section generally, substituting provisions relating to family and medical leave for provisions relating to limitation on number of grants under this subchapter.
Effective Date of 2009 Amendment
Amendment by Pub. L. 111–13effective Oct. 1, 2009, see section 6101(a) ofPub. L. 111–13, set out as a note under section 4950 of this title.
Effective Date of 1993 Amendment