We have been posting articles about the new "New York Nanny Law." Click here to see the article stating that Gov. Paterson will be pleased to sign the bill. Click here to see comments from the article entitled "Wake-Up Call for Working Parents." Click here to view comments by other nannies on my opinion that the new legislation is not enforceable unless a complaint is made, yet is a step in the right direction.
The New York State Legislature passed the Domestic Workers Bill of Rights, making New York the first state in the nation to provide new standards of worker protections for more than 200,000 employees in an industry which has gone unregulated for decades.
Legislators and Governor David Paterson have reached a reconciliation deal that will give nannies six paid holidays including Independence Day. Since this is the Monday after July 4th, today is considered a paid holiday.
Do you already have today off as a paid holiday? What days do you get as paid holidays?