December 6, 2016

Can I Take Off Time To Vote?

New Mexico

  • Employees whose work day begins within 2 hours of the polls opening and ends less than 3 hours before polls close are entitled to up to 2 paid hours leave to vote. The employer can set the time for leave to vote.

Texas

  • Employees must be given time to vote without any penalty if polls are not open for 2 consecutive hours outside the employee’s work day.

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