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CA: Meal and Rest Periods: Hospital Employees
January 1 All day
Entitles employees who provide direct patient care or support direct patient care in a general acute care hospital, clinic, or public health setting directly employed by specified public sector employers to one unpaid 30-minute meal period on shifts over 5 hours and a 2nd unpaid 30-minute meal period on shifts over 10 hours, as provided by specified existing law. Authorizes these employees to waive those meal periods and would provide for on-duty meal periods, as provided by specified existing law.