18 March 2020 – Charitable gaming licenses suspended, unemployed able to apply for Medicaid

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Type of Intervention: Social distancing
Sectors Involved: Small gathering cancellation
Level of Jurisdiction: Kentucky
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Suspended all charitable gaming licenses. (e.g. Bingo halls must close.) Made changes so that any of those who are now unemployed, who have lost benefits, can immediately apply for Medicaid.
Full details here: https://kentucky.gov/Pages/Activity-stream.aspx?n=GovernorBeshear&prId=96