SEC Chair and OMS Director Issue Joint Statement Encouraging COVID-19 Disclosure by Municipal Issuers

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    On May 4, 2020, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Jay Clayton and Office of Municipal Securities Director Rebecca Olson issued a joint statement available here strongly encouraging robust and timely disclosure in the municipal market about the effects of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) public health crisis. The joint statement follows a similar statement issued in early April for corporate issuers.