http://kuow.org en Lesser-Known Washington Law Doubles Maternity Leave To 24 Weeks http://kuow.org/post/lesser-known-washington-law-doubles-maternity-leave-24-weeks <p>A long-standing <a href="http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=49.78">state law</a> in Washington gives working mothers up to 24 weeks off when they have babies. If you didn’t know, you must not have read the poster in your break room at work. You know, the one everyone is always leaning over and squinting at to find out what their rights are.</p><p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 15:16:01 +0000 Phyllis Fletcher 7826 at http://kuow.org Lesser-Known Washington Law Doubles Maternity Leave To 24 Weeks