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November 4, 2021

Biden Administration Delays the Deadline for Federal Contractor Employees to Become Fully Vaccinated Until January 4, 2022

Author, Polsinelli At Work Blog

On November 4, 2021, the Biden Administration issued a Fact Sheet announcing the release of its long-awaited Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 vaccination mandates.  The Fact Sheet delivered significant news for federal government contractors by announcing that the December 8, 2021 deadline for compliance with Executive Order 14042’s COVID-19 vaccination mandate for contractors will be extended to January 4, 2022, the same deadline set forth in the OSHA Emergency Temporary Standard and CMS mandate.

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