21 March 2020 – Supreme legislature adopts the Coronavirus Act

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Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Emergency laws
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: Storting (supreme legislature in Norway) adopts the Coronavirus Act. The Storting today adopted temporary legislation that will authorise the Government to carry out measures for a limited period to address the effects of the coronavirus (…) ‘I am pleased that the Storting has been constructive in the work of preparing this act. Together, we have adopted a temporary law that will ensure we can implement necessary measures that we would otherwise have lacked the authority to implement,’ the Minister of Justice and Public Security said.
Full details here: https://www.regjeringen.no/en/aktuelt/storting-adopts-coronavirus-act/id2694462/