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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Wyoming Newsletter for Sunday May 31, 2020 ( 3 items )  

Wyoming Business Council Creating Business Relief Grant Programs
CHEYENNE, Wyoming, May 21 -- The Wyoming Business Council issued the following news: The Wyoming Business Council staff is spearheading the creation of the Wyoming business relief programs and working to ensure a smooth and simple process for Wyoming's small-business owners. The Wyoming Legislature passed a bill on May 16 that created three grant programs to distribute $325 million of Wyoming's $1.25 billion allocation from the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act  more

Wyoming Business Council: Business Relief Program Rules Closer to Completion
CHEYENNE, Wyoming, May 30 -- The Wyoming Business Council issued the following news: The Wyoming Business Council Board of Directors adopted the emergency rules created by the Wyoming Business Council for the first of three Wyoming Business Relief programs. The rules now go to the attorney general and Governor Mark Gordon for final approval. In creating the rules for the Business Interruption Stipend program, Business Council CEO Josh Dorrell said, "Everyone in Wyoming thrives when our small   more

Wyoming Library Association School Library Interest Group Receives AASL Past-Presidents Planning Grant for National School Library Standards
CHICAGO, Illinois, May 29 -- American Association of School Librarians, a division of the American Library Association, issued the following news release: The Wyoming Library Association School Library Interest Group (WLA-SLIG) has been named one of four recipients of the 2020 American Association of School Librarians' (AASL) Past-Presidents Planning Grant for National School Library Standards. The $2,500 grants, awarded in honor of AASL past presidents, are presented annually to AASL Chapters   more