Published 1/12/2022 11:59 AM CT, Updated 1/19/2022 8:28 PM CT
On Jan.13, 2022, the United States Supreme Court issued a stay, or temporarily halt of implementation, on the Federal OSHA COVID-19 vaccination and testing emergency temporary standard (ETS). Read more about the Jan. 13 decision in the Municipal Minute. Following suit, IL OSHA has stayed it's own rule, the adoption of the federal ETS, while it monitors federal litigation and determines next steps, the Illinois Department of Labor says. Please follow the Illinois Department of Labor website for updates.
The State of Illinois is adopting OSHA's federal Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) as state law for most employers with 100 or more employees. Read more about what it means for some libraries in the Municipal Minute article "Illinois Department of Labor Adopts Federal OSHA Vaccination/Testing Rule".