Ordinance No. 71-A/2020 of 15 March 2020, amended by Statement of Rectification No. 11-C/2020, of 16 March, and amended by Ordinance No. 76-B/2020 of 18 March, defines and regulates the terms and conditions for the allocation of immediate support of an extraordinary, temporary and transitional nature, intended for workers and employers affected by the outbreak of the COVID-19 virus, with a view to maintaining jobs and mitigating business crisis situations (simplified lay-off).
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