Montgomery County, MD Earned Sick and Safe Leave Law Poster

Entity Mandating Poster: Montgomery County, Maryland Office of Human Rights.

Applicability: An employer that operates in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Distribution Specifications: Effective October 1, 2016, an employer must notify employees entitled to earned sick and safe leave of the following:

  • How earned sick and safe leave is accrued;
  • The permitted uses of earned sick and safe leave;
  • Retaliation protections; and
  • Information about the employee's right to file a complaint with the Director of the Office of Human Rights.

Notice may be provided by:

  • Posting the notice;
  • Including the notice in an employee handbook or other written guidance distributed to employees; or
  • Distributing to new hires.

Where to Post: This notice must be posted in a conspicuous manner, in a place accessible to employees.

Obtaining This Poster: An employer may download this poster directly from the Office of Human Rights website.

Additional Resources

Montgomery County, Maryland Office of Human Rights Website

State of Maryland Official Website