Main measures set out by Royal Decree-Law 15/2020, of 21 April, which adopts additional and urgent financial and employment measures

Written on 6 May 2020

On 22 April 2020, Royal Decree-Law 15/2020, of 21 April, which adopts additional urgent actions to support financial and employment measures ("RDL"), was published in the BOE (Spanish Official Gazette). This regulation has been approved within the state of alarm in which Spain has been since the entry into force of Royal Decree 463/2020, of 14 March, which declared the state of alarm to manage the health emergency caused by COVID-19 ("RDL 463/2020"). The RDL contains additional measures aiming to respond to the requirements derived from the extension of the exceptional situation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy and employment, with a particular focus on small and medium businesses and self-employed workers.

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