Illinois Family And Medical Leave Act

Advocates Hope For Approval Of Medical Leave For Partners In Civil UnionsGay rights activists are hoping for final approval of a state bill that would guarantee a benefit currently offered only to those in marriages recognized by the federal government.
Bills On Gender Identity, Guaranteed Medical Leave Advance In State HouseState legislation is moving ahead to add gender identity to the Illinois hate crimes law, and to require employers to allow medical leave for those joined in civil unions.