Powerful groups representing both employers and workers urged Massachusetts lawmakers to delay the implementation of the state’s paid family and medical leave program by three months, to Oct. 1.

The program would cover workers across Massachusetts for up to 12 weeks of family leave and 20 weeks of medical leave each year. Those benefits are not available to workers until 2021, but as it stands, many businesses and their employees have to begin setting aside money to fund the leave on July 1 of…

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