RESOURCES AND INFORMATION ON CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

Updated June 12, 2020


Federal:

OSHA Issues Guidance Clarifying Recording Obligations for COVID-19 Cases click here

OSHA Provides Guidance on Respirator Reuse and Decontamination click here

National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) COVID-19 Update 3.31.20 click here   
  Visit the nam.org/coronavirus site for the latest information, including state-specific resources

Families First Coronavirus Act ("FFCRA") Explained
(click here to read the Article)

The Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act click here

Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act
  To see a summary of the CARES Act provisions click here and for an FAQ document on the bill click here

State:

Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) 4.2.20 click here
Guidance to the Regulated Community Regarding Compliance with Regulatory Requirements

Governor Reeves Issues Executive Order 4.1.20 click here
Statewide Shelter-In-Place to Protect Public Health

Governor Reeves Issues Executive Order 3.24.20 
click here

 

MMA:

COVID-19 Updates

June 12, 2020 click here
• Governor Tate Reeves and the State Legislature Established the Back to Business Mississippi Grant Program

May 22, 2020 click here

• Governor Reeves Announces New Chair of the State Workforce Investment Board (SWIB)
• OSHA Reverses Recordability Requirements

May 18, 2020 click here
• Mississippi Legislature Creates Small Business Grant Program (Senate Bill No. 2772)
• Governor Reeves Announces New Interim Director of MDA
• NAM Brings Together Business Associations to Fight for Liability Protections
• Safety Guidance Published for Manufacturers

May 13, 2020 click here

Governor Signs New Executive Order Extending Mississippi Unemployment Benefits ( Executive Order No. 1462)
Additional Guidelines Issued for 7 Counties (Executive Order No. 1483)
Mississippi State Legislature Hold Hearings on CARES Act Funds

May 6, 2020 click here
• Mississippi Further Extends Tax Filing Deadline
• Mississippi Legislature Set to Reconvene Earlier than Expected

May 4, 2020
click here

• Governor Revises "Safer at Home" Executive Order
• Legislature Votes to Strip Governor of CARES Act Spending Authority

April 21, 2020 click here

• Congress Passes $480 Billion in Additional Stimulus Legislation
• NAM Releases Action Plan for Manufacturers
• MMA Wants to Know the Impact of COVID-19 on Your Organization to Help Mississippi's Recovery Efforts

April 15, 2020 click here

Gov. Tate Reeves Announces Partnership with Private Sector to Aid Mississippi's Economic Recovery
• Gov. Reeves Announces School Closures for Remainder of School Year
• Date Set for House District 87 Special Election

April 2, 2020 click here

Executive Order, Paycheck Protection Program, Manufacturers Call to Action

March 30, 2020 click here  

Miss. Legislature Will not Reconvene April 1
• President Trump Signs Historic CARES Act Into Law
• Business Interruption Insurance Coverage and Coronavirus

March 26, 2020 click here
United States Senate Approves $2 Trillion Stimulus Package

March 23, 2020 click here 

• COVID-19 Relief Bill Impacts Employers
• Department of Transportation
• IRS Extends Filing Deadline to July 15
• Export-Import Banks (EXIM)

 March 21, 2020 click here
Miss. Businesses Affected by COVID-19 NOW Eligible for Disaster Aid

March 19, 2020 click here
"Pandemic" Label for COVID-19 by WHO Triggers New ADA Rules for Employers 

Coronavirus Biohazard and Containment Services

click here to view member Companies who offer these services 

Butler Snow Legal and Implications of the Pandemic

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