Gov. Eric Holcomb
signed an executive order after deadline on Wednesday extending through July
31 the moratorium on evictions, foreclosures, and the disconnection of
homeowners, lending institutions, and landlords are encouraged to establish
payment plans now to avoid later evictions or foreclosures.
to pay rent due to the impact of COVID-19 may be eligible for rental
assistance. Applications for the $25 million Indiana COVID-19 Rental
Assistance Program will be accepted online beginning at 9 a.m. (ET) Monday,
July 13, at IndianaHousingNow.org
by the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission must follow the order issued
Monday by the IURC prohibiting service disconnections through Aug. 14. Under
Wednesday’s executive order, non-regulated utility companies must also
extend service through Aug. 14. Customers and utility companies are
encouraged to establish payment plans now to avoid later discontinuations of
executive order also extends for an additional 30 days the temporary
licensing of the following healthcare workers who do not currently hold an
active license to practice:
professionals who retired or became inactive in the last five years.
professionals who hold licenses in other states.
-- Certain medical
students and graduates.
must register with the Indiana Professional Licencing Agency at
www.in.gov/pla They may assist in
screenings, telemedicine, and other basic procedures to allow regularly
licensed professionals to remain on the frontline.