Changes to New Jersey Family Leave Insurance

June 4, 2020

The State of New Jersey recently announced two changes to the paid New Jersey Family Leave Insurance (NJFLI) program that will go into effect on July 1, 2020. The leave will be extended from 6 weeks to 12 weeks and intermittent leave from 42 days to 56 days. The weekly benefit rate will increase to 85% of the employee's average weekly wage, up to a weekly maximum set by the State of New Jersey.