Category Archives: Municipal Services

Local Governments Have In-Person Quorum Requirements Waived During COVID-19

Apr
16
2020

The Pennsylvania General Assembly Passes Senate Bill 841

Pennsylvania State Capitol BuildingSenate Bill 841 passed by unanimous vote in both chambers, which, among other items, provides Pennsylvania municipalities and local agencies relief from in-person quorum requirements. The Bill is expected to be signed …

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Governmental Agencies And Coronavirus – What We Know And What We Don’t Know

Mar
17
2020

sign that reads city hall on side of buildingAs COVID-19 cases become more widespread, governmental agencies and municipalities should carefully review their procedures and policies concerning sick leave, unpaid leave, and other accommodations such as working remotely. While federal law through the American with Disabilities Act only applies …

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