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Legal Alert - Arizona Passes Proposition 206, Increasing the Minimum Wage and Requiring Paid Sick Leave for Hundreds of Thousands of Employees

11/09/2016

by Jennifer R. Yee and Benjamin A. Nucci

During an election night fraught with surprises, one thing became clear: hundreds of thousands of Arizona employees will get a raise on January 1, 2017. Also, private sector employees in Arizona will have a right to accrue paid sick leave beginning July 1, 2017. Proposition 206, dubbed the “Fair Wages and Healthy Families Act,” passed by a wide margin, altering the landscape of benefits available to Arizona employees.

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