COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting Health and Human Services

This report provides brief summaries of the governor’s COVID-19 executive orders concerning health and human services. The report includes all related executive orders since the governor’s March 10, 2020, declaration of public health and civil preparedness emergencies, through May 14, 2020. To learn more, click here.

COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting Education and Child Care

This report provides brief summaries of the governor’s COVID-19 executive orders concerning state and local government operations and elections. The report includes all related executive orders since the governor’s March 10, 2020, declaration of public health and civil preparedness emergencies, through May 13, 2020. To learn more, click here.

COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting State and Local Government Operations and Elections

This report provides brief summaries of the governor’s COVID-19 executive orders concerning state and local government operations and elections. The report includes all related executive orders since the governor’s March 10, 2020, declaration of public health and civil preparedness emergencies, through May 13, 2020. To learn more, click here

COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting Business, Labor, and Housing

This report provides brief summaries of the governor’s COVID-19 executive orders concerning business, labor, and housing. The report includes all related executive orders since the governor’s March 10, 2020, declaration of public health and civil preparedness emergencies, through May 14, 2020. To learn more, click here.

Governors Form Regional Pact to Plan Coordinated Reopening of Business

The Governors of Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware today made a regional pact via teleconference to begin developing a coordinated, consistent plan for safely and strategically reactivating the area’s economy.  Massachusetts joined the partnership this afternoon. While the call did not reveal any potential outline of a plan or a …
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Governor Offers Snapshot of State’s Fiscal Health

Governor Lamont and his budget director, Melissa McCaw, gave an update on the state’s budget picture at his daily briefing today, as well as an overview of what Connecticut stands to receive from the federal government in COVID-19 relief. The Governor said the state is in “pretty good shape” through the end of the fiscal …
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Governor Announces Mortgage Relief Initiative

In his daily news update, Governor Lamont today announced a new agreement involving the state Department of Banking and some 50 state banks and credit unions that will provide temporary mortgage relief for residents and businesses affected by the coronavirus.   The relief is applicable to residential and commercial mortgages. Under the agreement, participating financial …
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Summary of Federal Cares Act for Small Businesses and Nonprofits

Below please find a succinct summary of the federal $2 trillion CARES Act as it pertains to small businesses (those with fewer than 500 employees) and nonprofits that will be available in the very near future.  NOTE:  If you have difficulty opening the links, copy them into a browser – e.g. Google Chrome, Internet Explorer, …
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