These frequently asked questions are drawn from the New Hampshire Commission for Human Rights. Visit their website for more information.Is a pregnant woman entitled to maternity leave?
Yes, an employer must grant a female employee leave for the period of time she is physically disabled due to pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions.
Is there a set period of time for maternity leave?
No, there is no set period of time for maternity leave. It is based on the period she is disabled as determined by a physician, usually the employee's personal doctor.