WBK Industry News - State Regulatory Developments

Michigan Governor Orders Citizens to Stay at Home

As part of the state’s response to the COVID-19 crisis, Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed an executive order requiring all citizens to stay at home, except for essential business services.  The order exempts businesses designated as critical infrastructure by the federal government, including financial services.   The order takes effect at 12:01 am on March 24, and is in effect until April 13, 2020, at 11:59 pm. 

Michigan’s executive order is located here.

The federal government’s critical infrastructure sectors information, which includes financial services, is available here

The specific federal critical infrastructure sector plan for financial services is available here.