Nebraska Association
of Public Employees

Emergency Leave FAQs & Webinar Recording

A new federal law enacted in response to the coronavirus crisis creates a temporary right to paid leave. Employees of the State of Nebraska, State College System, and County Employees can access this leave if they are eligible.

Click here to read our NAPE/AFSCME fact sheet about these leave benefits and how to access them. (Updated April 2 – exempts a number of additional positions)

NAPE hosted a webinar on Wednesday, April 1 to go over these benefits in more detail. You may view a recording of the webinar by clicking here. Members received a password by e-mail. To request a password, please email

Additionally, the US Department of Labor has a fact sheet available here.

Nebraska Association of
Public Employees