07 April 2020 – Unemployment benefit made more acceissible, healthcare providers excluded from paid sick leave

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Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Crisis management plans
Level of Jurisdiction: Louisiana
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Measures to ease the application for unemployment benefits. Healthcare providers and emergency respondents are excluded from receiving paid sick leave or expanded family and medical leave
Full details here: https://gov.louisiana.gov/assets/Proclamations/2020/43-JBE-2020-Provisions-for-Unemployment.pdf