Sample Massachusetts Earned Sick Time Policy

Entity Mandating Policy: Massachusetts Attorney General

Applicability: Private employers in Massachusetts with 11 or more employees must provide paid sick time, while smaller employers must provide unpaid sick time. An employer must provide employees with a written notice of their earned sick time rights, such as by including a policy in an employee handbook.

Obtaining This Policy: An employer may download this sample policy from the Attorney General's website.

Additional Resources

Massachusetts Attorney General