COVID-19

We are monitoring the news and information being shared from our county, state and federal government regarding COVID-19 and have created this page to keep you informed about resources available in your place of business and your employment status. We cannot emphasize enough to prepare, not panic and use the information below to help guide you throughout this time.

We encourage you to check this page for updates. We will be providing additional resources to help you make connections and continue business through this challenging time.

If you have a specific need or question, send us your request using the form at the end of this page.


COVID-19 Updates

 
10/19/2020 01:54 PM
SC Minority and Small Business Relief Grant Program Unveiled

. Latest Unemployment Numbers... Read more

COVID-19 Voting Information

 
10/12/2020 09:55 AM
2020 General Election Voting Guide... Read more

COVID-19 Updates and more

 
10/01/2020 04:10 PM
Boeing to Transition all 787 Production to SC

Latest Unemployment Numbers... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
09/24/2020 04:42 PM
Tax Relief Measures Passed

Major Broadband Legislation Passed

Business License Tax Reform Bill Passed... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
09/21/2020 10:33 AM
SC Legislative Updates - Business License Tax, Liability Protections, CARES Allocations, and State Budget

SC Coalition for Lawsuit Reform Announces Change in Leadership... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
09/14/2020 09:28 AM
Business License Tax Reform Advances, Still Needs to Pass Senate

Federal and State Legislative Updates

Governor McMaster Announces Expansion of “Datacasting” Technology for Students... Read more

FROM THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

 
09/04/2020 08:57 AM
SC SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 3

FEDERAL/NATIONAL SUMMARY - SEPTEMBER 3

OTHER STATES... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
09/04/2020 08:53 AM
SC Senate Introduces Liability Protection Legislation

SC Legislative Updates


DEW Announces SC Has Been Approved for Federal UI Supplement... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
08/28/2020 10:28 AM
Governor McMaster Seeks $300 per Week Federal Unemployment Supplement

Legislative Meetings Cover Criminal Justice Reform and CARES Act Allocations

Telework Updates from USDOL and SCDOR... Read more

Employers’ obligation to exercise reasonable diligence in tracking teleworking employees' hours of work

 
08/25/2020 09:24 AM
This Field Assistance Bulletin (FAB) provides guidance regarding employers’ obligation under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA or Act) to track the number of hours of compensable work performed by employees who are teleworking or otherwise working remotely away from any worksite or premises controlled by their employers.
Employers’ obligation to exercise reasonable diligence in tracking teleworking employees’ hours of work.... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
08/20/2020 03:20 PM
It’s Time to Get Business License Tax Reform Across the Finish Line

Liability Protections Update

SC’s Latest Unemployment Numbers... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
08/13/2020 02:16 PM
President Trump Issues Four New COVID-19 Executive Orders

All SC School Districts’ Reopening Plans Now Approved

. Senate Re-Open SC Committee Discusses Testing, Broadband, and the State of Tourism... Read more

FROM THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR

 
08/13/2020 02:03 PM
SC SUMMARY – AUGUST 13

FEDERAL/NATIONAL SUMMARY – AUGUST 13

OTHER STATES/INTERNATIONAL... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
08/07/2020 09:28 AM
Hundreds of South Carolina Businesses Call on Federal Delegation to Pass Liability Protections

Federal Stimulus Bill Negotiations Ongoing

Broadband, Liability, and UI Trust Fund Supplement Lead SC Legislative Discussions This Week... Read more

COVID-19 Updates

 
08/03/2020 09:14 AM
New Federal COVID-19 Legislation Introduced this Week

Governor McMaster Announces New COVID-19 Allowances/Requirements for SC

SC House Holds First Criminal Justice Reform Hearing of the Summer... Read more

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