Division of Labor and Industry


Adoption Leave - The Maryland Guide to Wage Payment and Employment Standards


An employer including a unit of State or local government that employs individuals who are not subject to the provisions of Title 9, Subtitle 5 of the State Personnel and Pensions Article; who provides leave with pay to an employee following the birth of the employee's child shall provide the same leave with pay to an employee when a child is placed with the employee for adoption.