U.S./ Canada Emergency Legislative Center

Published: March 25, 2020

Last updated on April 1st, 2020

The purpose of this page is to serve as an information clearinghouse for clear and accurate information about emergency legislative an regulatory activity regarding the COVID-19 outbreak affecting the general public along with SMART members and their families.  This site is to serve as a useful source of information for members searching for the most up to date legislative information affecting them.

FAQ On Unemployment Insurance Benefits Under COVID-19 Relief & One-Time Direct Payments

CARES Act (Corona Virus Phase III) Passes Congress 

Canada Passes Emergency Response Act: Details On New Benefit for Workers

Families First Act Signed Into Law: How This Affects SMART Members

Provincial Resources and Benefits Available for Canadian Workers Impacted by COVID-19

State Resources and Benefits Available for Workers Impacted by COVID-19

Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Bill Passed to Address Emergency Preparedness

New Emergency Employment Insurance Benefits Passed In Canada