COVID-19 State and Local Updates
The COVID-19 pandemic is requiring states to take unprecedented actions that impact printing industry operations. In this section, we will track actions taken by state governments and legislatures as they move forward with implementation. SGIA is consistently updating this page as we receive news. For questions or more information, reach out to the Government Affairs Department at email@example.com.
Updated July 10 @ 9:00 AM
- On June 30th, Governor Kay Ivey issued an amended Safer at Home Order (PDF) and amended Proceeding with Caution Info Sheet (PDF) and Flyer (PDF)
- List of All Orders and Guidelines
- Phase 3 of Reopen Responsibly Plan
- See this Industry specific Guidance for further information.
- All Health Mandates
- Executive Order 2020-43 (PDF) Pausing Arizona's Reopening
- Executive Order D 2020-110 (PDF) (face coverings) (6/20/20)
- Accommodations Guidance (PDF)
- Safer at Home Industry Guidance
District of Columbia
- Executive Order 20-139 (PDF) Phase 2 (6/3/20)
- Confirmation re: Move to Phase Four(6/25/20) and Summary of Changes (PDF)
- Phase 4 Industry-Specific Guidance
- All COVID-Related Executive Orders and Proclamations
- Executive Order 20-35 (PDF) Stage 4.5 (7/1/20)
- Proclamation (6/25/20)
- Announcement re: Advancement Paused / Remaining in Phase 2 (6/22/20)
- Proclamation 83 JBE 2020 (PDF) (6/25/20) (Pause in Phase 2, Limiting Gatherings)
- Executive Order 20-06-11-01 (PDF) (6/11/20)
- Back to Business: Industry-Specific Guidelines for Reopening Businesses
- Executive Order 1500 (PDF) extending and amending Safe Return (6/29/20)
- Outline of Phase III Changes (PDF) and Outline of Phase IV Changes (PDF)
- COVID-19 Nebraska Guidance Documents
- Announcement re: Pause of Reopening in Phase 2 (6/15/20)
- Announcement re: Extension of Phase 2 (PDF) and Directive (PDF) (6/29/20)
- Safer at Home Order (PDF) (6/16/20)
- Announcement re: Pause on Reopening (6/25/20)
- Executive Order No. 147 (6/24/20) (Phase 2 extension, face coverings)
- Announcement re: Advancing to Next Phase (5/29/20)
- Tennessee Pledge Business Guidelines (General and Industry)
- Executive Order - Status Update through June 26 (PDF) (6/12/20)
- Executive Order - Rural Counties Advance to Green (PDF) (6/19/20)
- All COVID-19 Reopening Guidance for Businesses and Workers
- Announcement re: Pause on Moving Counties into Phase 4 (6/27/20)
- State Public Health Orders and Guidance, County Orders, County Variances
- Interactive Map of County Variances
- Guidance for Screening Employees (PDF)
Marci Kinter is the Vice President – Government and Regulatory Affairs for the PRINTING United Alliance. Kinter oversees the development of management resources for the Association and represents the screen printing and digital imaging industries, as well as their associated supplier base, before federal and state regulatory agencies and the U.S. Congress on environmental, safety and other government issues directly impacting the screen printing and graphic imaging industries. She is responsible for directing the activities of not only the government affairs portion of the Association’s activities, but the development and implementation of business resources for the membership.
In 2008, Kinter, in conjunction with colleagues from other printing trade associations, was instrumental in launching the Sustainable Green Printing Partnership program. The SGP Program is a registry system for printing facilities that includes third party verification. The program successfully launched as an independent organization in August 2008.
Kinter is a member of and serves as Secretary for the Academy of Screen Printing Technology. In 2001, Kinter received the William D. Schaeffer Environmental Award for significant advancement of environmental awareness in the graphic arts industry.
Before joining PRINTING United Alliance, Kinter worked for The American Waterways Operators, Inc., the national association for the barge and towing industry.
She holds bachelor’s degree in urban planning from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a master’s degree in public administration from George Mason University.