The Scoop

Georgia Laws

Discover important state and local employment laws for Georgia.
Share
Published: Jul 13, 2023

Georgia Updates Voting Leave Law

Georgia Updates Voting Leave Law
Share
Update Effective: July 1, 2023

Georgia's new voting leave law will expand to allow employees, regardless of work schedule, to use voting leave for early voting and to take up to two hours of unpaid time off on election day or any designated in-person early voting day. Previously, leave was only required if an employee didn't have a two-hour voting window before or after work while the polls were open. 

Read More
Published: Sep 17, 2020

Paid Lactation Breaks

Paid Lactation Breaks
Share
Update Effective: August 5, 2020

Last month, Georgia passed a new lactation break law requiring that all Georgia employers must provide reasonable, paid break time to employees to express milk while at work. Employers must also provide a private location, other than a restroom, for these purposes.

Read More

Need employment law & compliance support?

We've got your back with The Scoop, a monthly newsletter you can subscribe to for the latest compliance updates.
This material has been prepared for informational purposes only, and is not intended to provide, and should not be relied on for, legal or tax advice. If you have any legal or tax questions regarding this content or related issues, then you should consult with your professional legal or tax advisor.
Ebook

Download our free ebook

Scale your business and build your team — no matter which way it grows. Access the tools, perks, and resources to help you stay compliant and grow in all 50 states.

Download
Kindle