New Laws – July 1st

Posted on July 3, 2019 by admin


Dear Friends and Neighbors,

On Monday, July 1st, many new laws that may affect you and our community went into effect.

I have highlighted some noteworthy new laws below and encourage you to take a look at the full list, which can be accessed by clicking here. You can also find a copy of the 2019 Major Public Acts by clicking here.

Public Act 19-117 – An Act Concerning the State Budget for the Biennium Ending June 30, 2021

Public Act 19-103 – An Act Establishing a Pilot Program for Expansion of Advanced Manufacturing Certificate Program

Public Act 19-191 – An Act Addressing Opioid Use

Public Act 19-17 – An Act Concerning Workers’ Compensation Benefits for Certain Mental or Emotional Impairments, Mental Health Care for Police Officers and Wellness Training for Police Officers, Parole Officers and Firefighters.

Public Act 19-25 – An Act Concerning Paid Family and Medical Leave

Please do not hesitate to contact me at or (800) 842-1423 with any questions or concerns related to state government. You can also follow my legislative activity on my website at

Best Regards,

State Rep. Jesse MacLachlan