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Access indispensable resources below to help stay current with HR and employment law developments in Kentucky, including more than 50 state-specific Employment Law Manual sections, customizable Kentucky Employee Handbook templates and other state-specific resources, recently passed and upcoming state and local deadlines, and links to our local coverage.

You may wish to start with the following resources:

XpertHR's Legal Timetable helps you keep track of key compliance dates in Kentucky, as well as other states and municipalities:

July 15, 2020: Kentucky Grants Immunity to Employers With Substance Use Treatment Programs

Employee Handbooks

Create or update your Kentucky Handbook with XpertHR’s comprehensive state-specific handbook policy statements. The Kentucky Employee Handbook Table of Contents links to all available policy statements, including:

EEO Handbook Statement: Kentucky

Emergency Responder Leave Handbook Statement: Kentucky

Meal and Rest Breaks Handbook Statement: Kentucky

Overtime Handbook Statement: Kentucky

Pregnancy and Lactation Accommodation Handbook Statement: Kentucky

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