Relief Notices

Summary of the American Rescue Plan
An two-page overview by Goldman, Sachs and Co. LLC of the stimulus package passed by Congress on March 9, 2021. 

Paycheck Protection Program and Economic Injury Disaster Loan Snapshot
A diagram showing information for PPP and EIDL loan application through the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

Coronavirus Emergency Loans
Q&As on the Paycheck Protection Program to help small businesses keep workers employed.

Small Business Owner's Guide to the CARES Act
Information about the major programs that will be available from the Small Business Administration. 

Aetna Waives Payments for Hospital Stays
Insurer waives copayments for customers admitted to in-network hospitals.

Q&A for Texas Mutual Policyholders
Answers to questions regarding workers' comp claims and more guidance for businesses.

$2 Trillion Stimulus Bill
An overview of the stimulus package aimed at combating the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.

TDI Issues Guidance on Claims Handling and Grace Periods
A bulletin from the Texas Department of Insurance about extended claims handling deadlines. 

FMCSA Expanded Emergency Declaration
Relief from parts of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations for motor carriers and drivers engaged in the transport of essential supplies, equipment and persons.

Treasury, IRS and DOL Announce Relief for Small and Midsize Employers
Two new refundable payroll tax credits for the cost of providing coronavirus-related leave to employees.

Columbia Insurance Group's Response to COVID-19
Steps the insurer is taking to ease the burden on its business clients, including general information about its business income coverage.

Congress Passes Coronavirus Relief Bill
Detailed information on the paid leave requirements.