H1043 - 2020 COVID-19 Recovery Act. (SL 2020-4)
Session Year 2020
Overview: Section 4.2 of S.L. 2020-4 allocates $125 million to the Golden Leaf Foundation (GLF) for grants to entities for the purpose of providing emergency bridge loan funding for small businesses adversely affected by the COVID-19 epidemic. The section, in large part, mimics the existing bridge loan program GLF provides with non-State funds. The funds appropriated for this section of the act come from the Coronavirus Relief Fund, into which federal COVID-19 assistance has been transferred.
This section became effective May 4, 2020.
The program was amended by Section 1.6 of S.L. 2020-97 by changing loan terms and loan prioritization and making technical changes. This section became effective September 4, 2020.