Governor Steve Sisolak

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On March 27, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement on the death of Nevada Highway Patrol Sergeant Ben Jenkins:
On March 23, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced that sixteen of Nevada’s seventeen school districts and all of Nevada’s charter schools submitted plans to the Nevada Department of Education and are approved to continue or start distance education. …
On March 19, 2020
In response to Governor Sisolak’s March 12th Emergency Declaration, the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange (Exchange), the state agency that connects Nevadans to qualified health plans through the online State Based Exchange (SBE), known as Nevada Health Link, announces a limited-time Exceptional Circumstance Special Enrollment Period (SEP) for qualified Nevadans who missed the Open Enrollment Period (OEP). …
On March 18, 2020
oday, Governor Steve Sisolak instructed the Nevada Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR), Employment Security Division to waive the work search requirement and the 7-day wait period for approved unemployment insurance benefits. The Governor made the announcement on Facebook this evening. …
On March 18, 2020
The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) has launched “virtual visits” at our State of Nevada Veterans Homes in Boulder City and Sparks to keep families connected and residents safe. …
On March 18, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced that Nevada is one of the first states in the country to receive statewide approval for U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) low-interest federal loans for small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of COVID-19. Gov. Sisolak requested the Administrator of the SBA to implement the declaration with the foresight of being able to provide financial assistance to small businesses that are being negatively impacted by COVID-19. …
On March 18, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak released the following statement in support of Nevada’s strong and vibrant Asian-American community: …
On March 18, 2020
Today, the Nevada Health Response Center (NHRC) released the COVID-19 Risk Mitigation Initiative (see attached PDF). The NHRC email server is currently down, so in order to get this distributed to the public, the Governor's Office is delivering this email. …
On March 17, 2020
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak held a press conference updating Nevadans on actions and guidance issued by the State of Nevada to prepare for and mitigate the spread of COVID-19 in our State. …
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