COVID-19 Resources & Updates

For the most up-to-date, accurate information, please consult the following:

Legislative Actions and Update:

On March 30, 2020, Senator Chang introduces new legislation that would expand paid family leave benefits for all parents caring for children whose schools are closed during the coronavirus pandemic.

“Today I voted for emergency legislation to support up to $1B for schools, local government, hospital equipment, child care facilities, & seniors as we work to prevent the spread of COVID-19. I will continue to do whatever I can to mitigate impacts of the virus & protect all Californians.” - Senator Ling Ling Chang, on 3/16/2020 regarding SB 89

CARES Act

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act is an economic relief bill that will allocate a historic $2.2 trillion to support individuals and businesses affected by COVID-19. Specifically, his bill has implications designed to help distressed and small businesses, individuals, taxes, health care, education.

Eviction Moratorium

Governor Newsom has authorized local governments to halt all eviction notice procedures to help prevent anyone from being evicted during this crisis. More information on this order can be found here.

Stay At Home Order

On March 19, 2020, Governor Newsom announced a statewide order for all individuals living in the State of California to stay home or at their place of residence, except as needed to maintain continuity of operation of the federal critical infrastructure sectors.

Essential industries remaining operational include those such as:

  • Energy
  • Healthcare
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Finance

For more information on essential industries, click here.

Essential Infrastructure

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call our office at (714) 671-9474.