4/7/20 – Helping Local Governments with the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (SB 841)

VIDEO: During session, Senator Scott Martin speaks in support of Senate Bill 841, which would take a number of steps to ensure local governments can continue to operate during the coronavirus pandemic.

The bill would:

Allow local governments to provide greater flexibility on property tax deadlines.

Permit local governments to conduct remote meetings.

Give notaries emergency authorization to notarize documents remotely through the use of communications technology.