I think a new federal mandate should be in order :(
2 days off each month for all females, should they chose to stay home in that time of the month.
I don't think its fair to be forced to go to work if crampy, and the normal sick days will definitely not cover them.
But then I think employees should get a lot more sick days anyway.
“but what should we do when the highborn and wealthy take to crime? Indeed, if a poor man will spend a year in prison for stealing out of hunger, how high would the gallows need to be to hang the rich man who breaks the law out of greed?” Terry Pratchett, Snuff