Federal law and guidance on this subject should be reviewed together with this section.
Author: Susan A. P. Woodhouse, Littler Mendelson, PC
- Kentucky currently does not require state family and medical leave for employees of private sector employers. See Family and Medical Leave.
- Kentucky law requires that pregnancy and related medical conditions be treated the same as other disabilities. See Pregnant Employees.
- Kentucky law authorizes leave for the adoption of a child under the age of seven. See Adoption Leave.