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COVID-19 Governance Flexibilities for Mass. Nonprofits Ending Soon

By Eleanor Evans and Brad Bedingfield

5/18/2021

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Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has announced that his March 10, 2020 COVID-19 State of Emergency will end on June 15, 2021. This announcement means that governance flexibilities afforded Massachusetts nonprofit corporations by temporary emergency legislation enacted last spring – including the authority to hold member meetings via Zoom – will expire August 14, 2021.

Continue reading to learn more about how the expiration of the emergency legislation will affect your nonprofit’s governance procedures.

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