COVID-19 UPDATES FOR COUNTY OFFICIALS

As issues continue to develop and change at a quick rate with COVID-19, the Coronavirus, we at the Wisconsin Counties Association (WCA) are working alongside Governor Tony Evers, the Administration, the National Association of Counties (NACo) and our general counsel, von Briesen & Roper, s.c., (von Briesen) to provide the latest resources and updates to assist county officials during this unprecedented time.

Most Requested COVID-19 Documents: Week of 3.23.2020

March 27, 2020

As things develop and change quickly with the COVID-19 pandemic, we at WCA have been working alongside our general counsel of von Briesen & Roper, s.c. to get information out to counties daily and even hourly. With the rapid speed of change and the sheer quantity of information, we plan to highlight some of the most requested documents each week.

For the week of March 23, 2020, per WCA General Counsel Andrew T. Phillips, these documents include:

First Responders and COVID-19: What do Law Enforcement and Fire Service Executives Need to Know? (3/20/23)

The New Leave Entitlements Under FFCRA – Issues Unique to the Public Sector (3/23/20)

Tax Provisions Impacting Government Employers rising from the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (3/24/20)

Resolution for the Public Sector on “Emergency Responder” and “Health Care Provider” Exemption from FFCRA (3/25)

Analysis of Wisconsin’s Safer at Home Order (3/25/20)

As always, do not hesitate to contact WCA at 866.404.2700 or Andrew Phillips of von Briesen at 414.287.1570 with questions or concerns.