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Weekly Legislative Update - April 3
As Kentucky counties and the rest of the world make daily adjustments in response to the pandemic that has changed most of our daily routines, it is no different for the work of the General Assembly.

U.S. Department of Labor provides resources and guidance on the Families First Coronavirus Response Act
Paid sick leave and expanded family and medical leave under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

UPDATE: CERS separation bill passes, heads to Governor
By a vote of 78-4 in the House and 31-1 in the Senate, House Bill 484 sponsored by Rep. Russell Webber (R-Bullitt, Hardin) was passed today. It now heads to the Governor’s desk for his consideration.

Sheriff departments and others receiving personal protective equipment gear
KACo staff members started making personal protective equipment deliveries last week, and those deliveries will continue as supplies are available.

SBA COVID-related relief loans announced for businesses in Kentucky
Governor Andy Beshear recently announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has approved disaster relief loans for small businesses in Kentucky that have been adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Legislative Update March 29, 2020
As Kentucky counties and the rest of the world make daily adjustments in response to the pandemic that has changed most of our daily routines, it is no different for the work of the General Assembly.

Governor issues executive order: only life-sustaining businesses may remain open
All businesses that are not life-sustaining must stop operations effective Thursday, Mar. 26 at 8 p.m. except as needed to conduct minimum basic operations.


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