Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Authority

Timeline

June 25, 2019: Connecticut’s Paid Family and Medical Leave Act legislation passed into law. 
January 23, 2020: Andrea Barton Reeves appointed CEO of Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Authority. 
August 1, 2020: The Paid Leave Authority will launch a new website featuring comprehensive listings of information, requirements, resources, and helpful tools to navigate Connecticut’s paid leave program.   
November,1 2020: Employers can begin registering their businesses with the PFMLIA 
January 1, 2021: Employee payroll withholdings begin. 
March 31, 2021: First quarter payments of payroll deductions are due. 
June 30, 2021: Second quarter payments of payroll deductions are due. 
September 31, 2021: Third quarter payments of payroll deductions are due. 
Fall 2021: Qualifying employees can apply for paid leave benefits. 
December 31, 2021: Fourth quarter payments of payroll deductions are due. 
January 1, 2022: Benefits payments to eligible employees begin.