Earned Sick Leave

Paid sick leave is a mandated employee benefit in nearly every developed country in the world. Workers in those countries do not have to choose between their health and losing a day’s pay. Nor are they forced to choose between their pay and the health of their co-workers and customers. Some of these countries have flexible paid time off laws which combine maternity leave, sick leave, personal days, and vacation days so that an employee can use that time as they see fit. Over the past decade, tired of waiting for the federal government to act, three major U.S. cities (Washington, D.C., Seattle, and San Francisco) and one state (Connecticut) have instituted paid sick leave policies with posi


Best ways to reach Tim:



Cell: (802) 384-8256

Home: (802) 785-2414

Best ways to reach Jim:



Home: (802) 785-4146



Jim Masland and Tim Briglin were elected to represent the Windsor-Orange 2 district towns of Norwich, Sharon, Strafford, and Thetford in the Vermont House of Representatives.  Their current two-year term is for 2019-2020.


Jim Masland is serving his eleventh term in the Statehouse and is a member of the Ways & Means Committee.


Tim Briglin is serving his third term in the Statehouse and is the Chair of the Energy & Technology Committee.


You can find Jim and Tim's seats in the General Assembly by clicking here.  Their seat numbers are #82 and #93, respectively.


The Vermont State Legislature's website has a tremendous amount of information.  On the site, you will find information about all state representatives and state senators, bills and resolutions that have been introduced, hearing schedules and reports for House and Senate Committees, information about visiting the Statehouse, links to Vermont Statutes and Vermont's Constitution, and links to other branches of state government.