COVID-19 Legislation and Resources

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While federal, state, and local governments are frantically drafting, debating, and enacting a plethora of coronavirus-related legislation, employers and plan sponsors are becoming overwhelmed with the influx of information. In an effort to provide resources that can be accessed as needed, we provide links below for the topics our clients are asking about the most. Remember to also point your employees to their local public health department or agency for information specific to the state or country in which they reside.

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Cafeteria Plan Guidance on COVID-19 (IRS)

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act)

Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)  

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)

HIPAA, Civil Rights and the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency

High Deductible Health Plans and COVID-19 Testing and Treatment

Daily changes are expected so please check the federal agency websites frequently for updates and newly released guidance.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Department of Health and Human Services: https://www.hhs.gov/

Department of Labor: https://www.dol.gov/coronavirus

Department of the Treasury: https://home.treasury.gov/

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: https://www.eeoc.gov/

Internal Revenue Service:  https://www.irs.gov/coronavirus

To view current federal legislative activities or the text of passed or pending legislation related to the coronavirus pandemic, please visit  www.congress.gov