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# Paid leave

This year
Government report recommends right to paid leave for pregnancy loss under 24 weeks
Last year
Rate of pay for domestic violence leave should be worked out by end of summer, says minister
All time
Several Irish universities commit to introducing domestic abuse leave policy for staff in 2022
New Zealand grants automatic paid leave after miscarriage
Over 15,000 new parents have availed of Parent's Benefit payment since introduction in 2019
Parents of children born during pandemic to get additional three weeks leave
After some confusion, hospitals told to pay doctors and nurses who didn't go to work on Monday
Mothers of premature babies to be given extended paid maternity leave
School did not discriminate against mother who had baby through surrogacy