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I gave 2 weeks notice I work in connecticut
My last day falls on July 4th. Is my company
obligated to pay me for the holiday?
Asked on June 30, 2017 under Employment Labor Law, Connecticut
M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney
Answered 5 years ago | Contributor
Unless you have a union agreement or employment contract that guarantees you holiday pay, such pay is discretionary. This means that your employer can give it to you or not. Additionally, once you give a 2 week notice you can be let go immediately; your employer is not obliged to give you the 2 weeks. Therefore if you push for this pay you may be discharged now and lose the pay for tose weeks,.
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