Senate Review: State-wide health emergency declared
April 8, 2020
The governor declared a “health emergency” on Thursday, which triggered a provision in state statute that requires the legislature to convene in a special session to confirm or deny the health emergency declaration. We will meet on Monday, April 6, to discuss this, as well as the revenue failure for the 2020 fiscal year budget. I’ll keep you updated on the actions we take on these issues.
The governor announced last week that the state department of health is changing some of the restrictions that were in place to receive a COVID-19 test. Now the state is urging every person showing...