July 20, 2021

Federal law does not require employers to give employees time off to vote, but many state laws do. To help employers address the related issues, this roundup provides links to some general information about voting rights and trends from organizations, government websites, third-party resources and news articles.

Federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

State law resources

Multi-state resources

Individual state resources

Company initiatives

Stephanie Rosseau
by Stephanie Rosseau

Principal, Mercer’s Law & Policy Group

Fiona Webster
by Fiona Webster

Principal, Mercer’s Law & Policy Group


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