The California governor ordered all individuals to stay at home “except as needed to maintain continuity of operations of the federal critical infrastructure sectors” or to obtain critical needs. How do employers decide which operations may continue?
Government officials issued COVID-19-related orders for the State of Missouri, St. Louis County, and City of St. Louis. These measures include a “Social Distancing” order for the state and two local “Stay at Home” orders covering the St. Louis region.
Given the outbreak and continued transmission and spread of COVID-19, the United States and Mexico have suspended normal border crossing operations and processes for those who are not engaged in essential travel.
On March 20, 2020, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker issued an Executive Order requiring all individuals currently living within the State of Illinois to “stay at home or at their place of residence,” except as specifically allowed.
This article briefly summarizes the recent governmental guidance on Form I-9 requirements, travel, and visa processing and services, among other matters, in response to the national emergency caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.