What does Texas Law state about Maternity Leave?

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Texas doesn't have a maternity leave law. Instead, the law state uses the FMLA, the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1933 to provide leave for prospective mothers and fathers.
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Is there paid maternity leave in Texas?

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