Advanced Education, Skills and Labour
November 7, 2018

Media Advisory: Minister Hawkins to Announce Introduction of Family Violence Leave

The Honourable Al Hawkins, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Labour, will announce amendments to the Labour Standards Act to introduce Family Violence Leave tomorrow (Thursday, November 8) at 12:00 p.m. The announcement will take place at the Media Centre, East Block, Confederation Building. The Minister will be joined by the Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women.

A technical briefing will be provided for media prior to the announcement at 11:30 a.m. Media planning to attend can enter through the new visitor’s entrance located at the link between the East and West Blocks of the Confederation Building.

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Media contact
Ryan Crocker
Advanced Education, Skills and Labour
709-729-1795, 725-9595
ryancrocker@gov.nl.ca

2018 11 07                              2:00 p.m.