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Alabama Alabama Department of Public Health - 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) @ALPublicHealth Burnestine Taylor, M.D. - 334-206-5100 Karen Landers, M.D. - 256-383-1231 Reopening Plan Released by the Small Business Emergency Task Force Seventeenth Supplemental State of Emergency: Coronavirus (COVID-19) On 3/19/20, non-work related gatherings of 25 persons or more, or groups that cannot maintain social-distance rules were prohibited. Beginning May 11, gatherings that cannot maintain social distancing were prohibited. Alabama schools closed for the rest of year, instruction goes online Requirement. Statewide mask mandate. Effective July 29, the mask mandate was expanded to include schools, limited to students second grade and older, and colleges. 93
Alaska Alaska COVID-19 Information @Alaska_DHSS Alaska Section of Epidemiology (907) 269-8000 Alaskans continue to minimize the spread of COVID-19 by acting responsibly and following local, state, national, and industry guidelines on ways to conduct business and activities safely. Declares a public health disaster emergency and grants authority to DHSS. Expires 12/15. Beginning November 16, local communities are permitted to enact travel restrictions. Mandate 018 clarifies and centralizes all requirements related to intrastate travel. Health Mandate 010 requires all people arriving in Alaska, whether resident, worker, or visitor, are to self-quarantine for 14 days Social Distancing Protocols for Individuals. No gatherings over 50 people allowed. Extends the closure of all K-12 public schools through the end of the 2019-2020 school year Recommendation. Provides recommendations regarding the use of face coverings Link to State Vaccination Plan 96
Arizona Arizona COVID-19 Response @AZDHS Hotline: 211 On 8/10/20 the Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) announced public health recommendations for the eventual safe reopening of paused businesses in the state of Arizona. Arizona is currently in the substantial transmission phase. Upon this initial two-week review, ADHS advises keeping EO 2020-52 restrictions in place for the time being, but is providing metrics for industry leaders and businesses to understand when a general reopening could be considered. EO 2020-52 extends a pause on gyms, bars, movie theaters, water parks and tubing, and continues to prohibit large gatherings - for review every two weeks. EO 2020-43 initially Paused the reopening phase on 6/29. EO 2020-36 began AZ reopening on 5/18/20. Gov. Doug Ducey Issues Declaration of Emergency (3/11/20 pm) Rescinded by EO 2020-36 on May 12. Under the original order, EO 2020-24, a mandatory 14 day self-quarantine for those who recently traveled to NY, NJ, or CT. EO 2020-52 Extends pause AZ Reopening. All mass gatherings of 50 or more people must be canceled or postponed. Mass gatherings were first restricted by Order 2020-09 on 3/19/20. Emergency Order 2020-04 mandates that masks are worn on school campuses, on school buses, and during school-associated activities by all students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors. EO 2020-51 requires that by August 7, 2020, the Arizona Department of Health Services will have public health criteria to be used by schools to determine when it is safe to reopen for traditional in-person classroom instruction. The order also provides for a remote start of the 2020–2021 school year. Under the order, school systems are to develop plans for distance learning as well as physical distancing and enforcement of mask requirements, should in-person learning resume. Nevertheless, schools are required to provide childcare for students “who need a place to go during the day” starting August 17, 2020.Superintendent Hoffman and Gov Ducey announed the end of hte school year on 3/31/20. Emergency Order 2020-04 mandates that masks are worn on school campuses, on school buses, and during school-associated activities by all students, faculty, staff, contractors, and visitors. Recommendation. Gives authority to mandate the wearing of masks in public to local governments. Link to State Vaccination Plan 77
Arkansas Arkansas Department of Health-COVID-19 Website @ADHPIO 1-800-803-7847; after hours emergency number 501-661-2136 All Directives for re-Opening Extends the State of Emergency Effective June 15, 2020, there is now no quarantine requirement for travelers entering Arkansas based on the location they traveled from. This includes both domestic and international travel. Directive Regarding Large Outdoor Venues: Phase 2--For events up to 66% capacity Gov. announces school buildings will be closed for the rest of the school year Requirement. The Secretary of Health requires every person in Arkansas to wear a face covering completely over the mouth and nose in all indoor environments, excluding private residences, where they are exposed to non-household members and distancing of six (6) feet or more cannot be assured and in all outdoor settings, excluding private residences, where there is exposure to non-household members, unless there exists ample space of six (6) feet or more to practice physical distancing. Link to State Vaccination Plan 78
California CA Department of Public Health-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @CAPublicHealth Dr. Sonia Angell, CDPH Director & State Health Officer Gov. Newsom (D) announces "Blueprint for a Safer Economy" overhauling CA's reopening process. Counties will be placed in a color-coded tier system based upon COVID-19's prevalance in each county. Each color corresponds to how businesses may reopen and operate. Purple being the most restrictive, followed by Red, Orange, and Yellow as the least restrictive. Counties' color-placement is based upon 1. number of cases per 100,000 residents and percentage of positive COVID-19 cases. Counties must remain in each tier except purple for at least 21 days before being eligible to enter the next tier. (from 8/28) Gov. Newsom Declares State of Emergency to Help State Prepare for Broader Spread of COVID-19 Urges persons arriving in CA to quarantine for 14 days after arrival. Gatherings with 250 people or more should be rescheduled or canceled. Smaller gatherings can proceed so long as social distanced 6 feet can be maintained. State Superintendent Tony Thurmond Issues Statement on 2019-20 School Year Amid Current School Safety Cooncerns Requirement. Mandates that face coverings must be worn at all times when outside the home. Link to State Vaccination Plan 32
Colorado Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Colorado @CDPHE Jill Hunsaker Ryan, Executive Director CDPHE Deanna Herbert, Communications Manager - 303-691-7870 Governor Polis' multi-level plan for reopening Colorado Executive Order extending emergency declaration Amends the Safer at Home public health order to limit personal gatherings in all counties at all Safer at Home levels to no more than 10 people from no more than two separate households. Executive Order extending school closures enacted in March Extends order requiring individuals to wear face masks Link to State Vaccination Plan 55
Connecticut CT State Department of Health-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @ctdph Infectious Diseases - (860) 509-7995 Governor's roadmap to reopen the state. Governor Lamont's Declaration of Civil Preparedness and Publc Health Emergency Anyone traveling into Connecticut from a state other than NY, NJ, or RI, that has a new daily positive test rate higher than 10 per 100,000 residents or a state with a 10% or higher positivity rate over a 7-day rolling average are directed to self-quarantine for a 14-day period from the time of last contact within the identified state. Affected travelers also must fill out a Travel Health Form. Event venues are limited to 25 people indoor, 50 people outdoor. Outdoor events can have 25% of Fire Capacity and distancing. Religious gatherings will be limited to 50 percent capacity or 100 people maximum. Outdoor religious gathering are limited to the number of people that can be safely accomodated with social distancing. Schools are closed for in-person learning for the remainder of the school year. Requirement. When in public and a six-foot distance is unavoidable, face coverings are required to be worn. Link to State Vaccination Plan 59
Delaware Delaware Division of Public Health @Delaware_DHSS Division Leadership Contact Information Governor Carney Announces Phase 2 of Delaware’s Economic Reopening to Begin on June 15 Governor John Carney on Friday formally extended the State of Emergency declaration another 30 days to confront community spread of COVID-19, Any individual who enters Delaware from another state, and who is not merely passing through, must immediately self-quarantine for fourteen (14) days from the time of entry into Delaware or for the duration of the individual’s presence in Delaware, whichever period is shorter. This self-quarantine requirement shall not apply to public health, public safety, or healthcare workers, or any other individual providing assistance to an Essential Business or providing an emergency service related to COVID-19. This self-quarantine requirement shall not apply to individuals commuting into Delaware to work for a business deemed essential or otherwise open for business or to perform Minimum Business Operations as permitted by the Fifth Modification of the Declaration of a State of Emergency. Individuals traveling to Delaware to work for a business deemed essential or otherwise open for business but who could otherwise work from home, are strongly encouraged to work from home. Gatherings/Events up to 250 people Governor John Carney on Sunday signed the sixteenth modification to his State of Emergency declaration, suspending end-of-year evaluations for educators, professional development requirements and assessments due to the suspension of the school year caused by COVID-19. Requirement. Governor Carney Requires Delawareans to Wear Face Coverings in Public Settings. AUGUST 24, 2020 UPDATE: As Delaware families consider a safe return to school, Governor Carney and the Division of Public Health announced an update to Delaware’s face coverings guidance for children. All children who are in kindergarten or older must wear face coverings in public settings, including school buildings, according to the updated DPH guidance. All children 2 years of age and older are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings in public. Children younger than 2 must not wear face coverings due to suffocation risk. A child with a medical condition that makes it hard to breathe or a disability that prevents the child from wearing a face covering is not required to wear one. 58
Florida Florida COVID-19 Response @HealthyFla COVID-19 Call Center; phone 1-866-779-6121; email: covid-19@flhealth.gov Phase 3 of "Safe. Smart. Step-by-Step." recovery plan is the complete reopening of business and restaurants statewide without restrictions, beginning Sept. 25. State of Emergency extended for additional 60 days through Jan. 1. All restrictions on travelers were lifted by E.O. 192. No restrictions on crowd size or mass gathering limitations under Phase 3, beginning Sept. 25. All school boards and charter school governing boards are ordered to open brick and mortar schools at least 5 days per week for all students this fall. School districts required to file plans to allow alternative learning arrangements and for flexibility for health-compromised students. No requirements. Under Phase 3, mask requirements are rescinded. Link to State Vaccination Plan 96
Georgia GA Department of Public Health-Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak @GaDPH 1-866-PUB-HLTH (1-866-782-4584) New COVID hotline: (844) 442-2681 Georgia Beginning To Reopen Its Economy, Lifting Some Coronavirus-Crisis Limits Renewing the Public Health State of Emergency last renewed on September 30, 2020, in response to COVID-19 Travel guidelines. Gatherings of 50 or more are banned. Closing public elementary and secondary schools through the end of the 2019-2020 school year to stop the spread of COVID-19 All Georgia residents and visitors are strongly encouraged to wear face coverings as practicable while outside their home or place of residence, except when eating, drinking, or exercising outdoors. Local governments are allowed to require face coverings, with limitations. Link to State Vaccination Plan 73
Hawaii New, Dedicated COVID-19 website @HIgov_Health Hawaii Department of Health, Disease Outbreak Control Division at (808) 586-4586. A strategy to reopen and reshape Hawaii’s economy Extends the emergency period to 12/31/20. Gov. David Ige announced he will delay the launch of the pre-travel testing program for incoming travelers to Hawai‘i. The program is now scheduled to begin on Oct. 1. This means all travelers entering the State of Hawai‘i will be subject to the mandatory 14-day quarantine until Oct. 1, when the pre-travel testing program is scheduled to begin. Also, the state has created the Enhanced Movement Quarantine (EMQ), to be established by each individual county, that provides residents and visitors the ability to spend time on other islands without being in 14-day traveler quarantine. On August 6, Gov. Ige announced that the inter-island travel quarantine will be reinstated, in part, on Tuesday, Aug. 11. The State of Hawaii announced that the new online Safe Travels application will be mandatory for all travelers on Sept. 1.Gov. David Ige announced plans for a Hawai‘i pre-travel testing program that gives travelers the option of possibly avoiding 14-day-long quarantine upon arrival to the state, beginnig October 15. Details of the pre-travel testing program are outlined in the 14th emergency proclamation. It allows the mandatory 14-day quarantine to continue, with the exception of the pre-travel test option. Starting on Nov. 24, travelers wishing to bypass the 14-day mandatory quarantine must have their COVID-19 test results – from a trusted testing partner – prior to departure for the State of Hawaiʻi. No gatherings over 10 and maintain >6ft physical distance Return to Learn: School Reopening Plan is the Department's specific response to the impact of the COVID-19 health pandemic on our schools. It articulates the scope of work required to respond to health and safety issues while implementing the Hawaiʻi State Board of Education's call to action for our school communities to give hope, act with kindness and work toward togetherness in preparing to reopen schools. The Hawai‘i Department of Health also issued a comprehensive, 28-page guidance document for all schools to ensure the education of Hawaiʻi’s youth during the pandemic continues with minimal disruption and risk to students, teachers and staff. Requirement. Fifth Supplementary Proclamation requires all customers and employees who have customer contact must wear a cloth face mask and encourages everyone to wear cloth face masks whenever in public places. Gov. David Ige issued a 15th COVID-19 emergency proclamation that extends and clarifies the statewide mask mandate as agreed to by all four counties and the state. The proclamation states all persons in the State shall wear a face covering over their nose and mouth when in public. Link to State Vaccination Plan 43
Idaho Idaho Official Resources for the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) @IDHW Bureau of Communicable Disease Prevention, Epidemiology Section (208) 334-5939 Provides reopening guidelines during the 4 Phases of reopening in the state. Governor Brad Little announced that Idaho will continue to stay in Phase 4 for at least another 2 weeks Initial Emergency Declaration was signed on March 13. The order was then extended on May 12. A third order was signed on July 10 and extended the emergency for another 30 days. A fourth order was signed on August 7 and extends the emergency declaration until September 6. On September 4 the emergency declaration was extended until October 4. On November 4 the emergency declaration was extended until December 4. Under Stage 4, Non-essential travel continues to locations that allow it and do not have ongoing transmission Governor Little announced that the state is reverting back to Stage 2 of Reopening. Under Stage 2, public and private gatherings are limited to 10 people (exceptions are listed in the order).Under the Governor's order to revert back to stage 3, indoor gatherings arel limited to 50 people and outdoor gatherings are limited to 25% capacity. Idaho Board of Education extends soft closure of K-12 schools with option for reopening Recommendation. Employers should identify how personal use items such as masks, face coverings, and gloves may be required by employees, vendors, and/or patrons. Use of face coverings by the general public is strongly recommended. Link to State Vaccination Plan 80
Illinois IL Department of Public Health Fitness and exercise gyms may be open for the following activities, but must conduct business in a manner consistent with DCEO guidance: Personal training sessions involving one trainer and one customer; outdoor training in groups no larger than 10 with social distancing; sale of retail merchandise; and onsite filming or streaming of remote classes conducted by a single trainer. Fitness and exercise gyms may not allow other activities, including member workouts, because of the heightened risk of transmission of COVID-19 when people exercise together and share equipment in an indoor space. Illinois Key Contacts 5 Phase regional reopening plan 30 Day Extension of Disaster Proclamation Travel Guidance. In response to the recent surge of cases across Illinois, all regions of the State have triggered additional mitigation strategies. Tier 3 Mitigations aim to limit gatherings and encourage people to stay home to the greatest extent possible, while allowing most industries to continue operating at significantly reduced levels. If there is prior guidance that implies different standards from these Tier 3 Mitigations, the more restrictive standards apply. This Executive Order supersedes Executive Order 43.Operate at no more than 25% capacity, including general merchandise stores, "big box" stores that offer groceries and pharmacy, and convenience stores. Grocery stores and pharmacies may operate at up to 50% capacity. Personal Care to operate at lesser of 25 clients or 25% capacity. Health and fitness centers to operate at no more than 25% capacity. Hotel room occupancy should be limited to registered guests only, with the maximum allowance being the number of individuals permissible per existing fire code for each applicable guest room. Only manufacturing staff and key personnel allowed in facilities. Non-production employees must work remotely. Non-essential staff and visitors are not permitted. Exemptions only for critical equipment repairs, supply deliveries and safety reasons (“critical visitors”). All bars and restaurants close at 11pm and may reopen no earlier than 6am the following day. No indoor service. Outdoor activities allowed at 25% capacity or less Executive Order 2020-47 is re-issued in its entirety and extended through October 17, 2020. Requirement. Any individual who is over age two and able to medically tolerate a face covering (a mask or cloth face covering) shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a face covering when in a public place and unable to maintain a six-foot social distance. This requirement applies whether in an indoor space, such as a store, or in a public outdoor space where maintaining a six-foot social distance is not always possible. Executive Order 2020-43, as amended and revised below, is re-issued in its entirety and extended through October 17, 2020. Region 7 (Will and Kankakee counties) and Region 8 (Kane and DuPage counties), for restaurants and bars, meetings and social events, gaming and casinos and for all workplaces, effective October 23, 2020. Public health restrictions and mitigations are implemented for Region 5, comprised of Marion, Jefferson, Wayne, Edwards, Wabash, Perry, Jackson, Franklin, Williamson, Saline, Hamilton, White, Gallatin, Union, Johnson, Pope, Hardin, Alexander, Massac, and Pulaski counties, for restaurants and bars, meetings and social events, gaming and casinos and for all workplaces, effective October 22, 2020. Additional public health restrictions and mitigations were instituted for Region 1 on Octover 25,2020. Public health restrictions and mitigations will be implemented for Regions 4 and 10 for restaurants and bars, meetings and social events, gaming and casinos and for all workplaces, effective October 28, 2020. Public health restrictions and mitigations will be implemented in Regions 11, 9, and 3. Region 6 will have public health restrictions and mitigations implemented for restaurants and bars, meetings and social events, gaming and casinos and for all workplaces, effective November 2, 2020. Public health restrictions and mitigations will be implemented in Region 2 on November 4. Link to State Vaccination Plan 40
Indiana Indiana DOH 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Twitter: @StateHealthIN ISDH Epidemiology Resource Center at 317-233-7125 [317-233-1325 after hours] or e-mail epiresource@isdh.in.gov Roadmap to Reopen Indiana for Hoosiers, Businesses, and State Government. E.O. 20-42 extends Stage 4.5 of reopening until September 25. E.O. 20-47 extends the Public Health Emergency until 12/1. E.O. 20-44 extends the Public Health Emergency until 11/2. Initial Declaration of Public Health Emergency was issued on March 6. Renewal of public health emergency declaration for COVID-19 outbreak was issued on June 3 and was extneded until July 4. Second Renewal of publich health emergency is effective from July 4 through August 3. E.O. 20-38 extends the public health emergency until September 2. E.O. 20-31 extends the public health emergency until October 2. Recommended Only: Urges people who have travelled internationally or on a cruise ship to self-quarantine for 14 days E.O. 20-48 permits gatherings of 250 people in blue counties, 100 in yellow counties, 50 in orange counties, and 25 in red counties. E.O. 20-48 Requires all students in grades 3-12 to wear face coverings/masks while on school grounds and on school buses. Permits students to not wear face coverings when eating/drinking, during recess, and when in classrooms that adhere to social distance guidelines. K-12 schools shall remain closed and shall conduct instruction via remote-learning for the remainder of the school year. E.O. 20-39 provides special requirements for K-12 educational institutions, including social distancing and face covering requirements. E.O. 20-48 requires all residents to wear a face covering when indoors any non-residential building, when outdoors where social distancing is not possible, and on public transportation. Provides exemptions from the face covering order. Link to State Vaccination Plan 79
Iowa IA Department of Public Health-Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) @IAPublicHealth Iowa COVID Hotline at 1-800-244-7431 or Iowa 2-1-1 The 7/24 proclamation extends public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments. This includes the requirements for bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments without change. 6/10 proclimation allows restaurants and bars, gyms, casinos, barbershops, spas, malls, theaters, to open for normal, on-premise business with social distancing and additional health measures in place. Additionally, allows for mass gatherings of more than 10 people with specific health guidance in place. On 5/26, the Gov issued a proclimation permitting the reopening, on June 1, of additional establishments, including outdoor performance venues, casinos, bowling alleys, amusement parks, skating rinks, skate parks, outdoor playgrounds. "Permits social, community, recreational, leisure, and sporting gatherings and events of more than 10 people if public health measures are implemented." The Gov's 4/27 Proclimation was the first to permit businesses to reopen with social distance measures in place. Proclimation 11/16: Effective at 12:01 a.m. on Tuesday, November 17 and will continue until 11:59 p.m. on December 10, 2020. The proclamation requires that when people are in an indoor public space, and unable to social distance for 15 minutes or longer, masks are required to be worn. The same requirements apply to visitors and employees inside State buildings. Additional mask requirements are imposed for certain specific establishments and gatherings. The proclamation also limits indoor social, community, business and leisure gatherings or events to 15 people. Outdoor gatherings are limited to 30. This includes wedding and funeral receptions, family gatherings and conventions. But it does not restrict gatherings that occur in the workplace as part of normal daily business or government operations. Restaurants, bars, bowling alleys, arcades, pool halls, bingo halls, and indoor playgrounds are required to close at 10 p.m. and cannot host private gatherings of more than 15 people. Masks must be worn by staff who have direct contact with customers, and customers must wear masks when they are not seated at their table to eat or drink. The proclamation also requires masks inside casinos. The proclamation also requires hospitals to ensure that inpatient elective procedures are reduced by 50%. Proclamation 11/10 continuing the Public Health Disaster Emergency for another 30 days. The proclamation imposes a number of additional public health measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. These new measures will be effective at 12:01 a.m. on Wednesday, November 11 and will continue until 11:59 p.m. on November 30, 2020. The 10/16 proclamation extends all the public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments for an additional 30 days, until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, November 15, 2020. This includes the requirements for bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar and consume alcohol or food while seated; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments. The proclamation also extends the suspension of weight limits for transportation of agricultural supplies and commodities on state highways for the continued fall harvest. And it extends many of the previously issued regulatory relief measures necessary to respond to this public health disaster, including those related to healthcare, professional licensure, educational workforce, and expirations of driver’s licenses. 10/02 Proclimation continues state of emergency and temporarily reopens bars in Johnson and Story counties until 10/18/20 with social distancing and other health measures in place. 9/25 Proclimation extends the closure of bars, taverns, wineries, breweries, distilleries, night clubs in Johnson and Story counties for an additional week, until 11:59 p.m. on October 4, 2020. They may continue to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off premises. Restaurants in these two counties are still permitted to remain open, but must stop selling and serving alcoholic beverages after 10:00 p.m. 9/18 Proclimation continues the Public Health Disaster Emergency for another 30 days. Bars, taverns, wineries, breweries, distilleries, night clubs continue to be closed in Johnson and Story counties until 11:59 p.m. on September 27, 2020. They may continue to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off premises. Restaurants in these two counties are still permitted to remain open, but must stop selling and serving alcoholic beverages after 10:00 p.m. The proclamation also extends the other public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, October 18, 2020. This includes the requirements for open bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar and consume alcohol or food while seated; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments. 9/15 Proclimation permits bars, taverns, wineries, breweries, distilleries, night clubs to reopen in four counties: Black Hawk, Dallas, Linn, and Polk counties. It also removes the restrictions on hours that alcohol may be sold in restaurants in those counties. And it clarifies the social distancing requirements that apply to bars and restaurants throughout the entire state. Bars, taverns, wineries, breweries, distilleries, night clubs continue to be closed in Johnson and Story counties. They may continue to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off premises. Restaurants in these two counties are still permitted to remain open, but must stop selling and serving alcoholic beverages after 10:00 p.m. 8/27 Orders all bars, taverns, wineries, breweries, distilleries, night clubs to close in six counties: Black Hawk, Dallas, Johnson, Linn, Polk, and Story county. They may continue to sell alcoholic beverages for consumption off premises. Restaurants in these six counties are permitted to remain open, but must stop selling and serving alcoholic beverages after 10:00 p.m. 8/21Continues the Public Health Disaster Emergency for another 30 days. Extends public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments. This includes the requirements for bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments. 7/24 Extends public health mitigation measures currently in place for businesses and other establishments. This includes the requirements for bars and restaurants to ensure six feet of physical distance between each group or individual dining or drinking; to ensure all patrons have a seat at a table or bar; and to limit congregating together closer than six feet. Requirements for social distancing, hygiene, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission also remain in place for gyms, casinos, salons, theaters, and other establishments without change. The proclamation also extends many of the previously issued regulatory relief measures necessary to respond to this public health disaster, including those related to healthcare, professional licensure, educational workforce, and expirations of driver’s licenses. Recomended only: Urged Iowans returning from out-of-state to self-quarantine for 14-days. 11/16 proclimation: Limits indoor social, community, business and leisure gatherings or events to 15 people. Outdoor gatherings are limited to 30. This includes wedding and funeral receptions, family gatherings and conventions. But it does not restrict gatherings that occur in the workplace as part of normal daily business or government operations. 11/10 proclimation makes the following changes to existing gathering restrictions: ● If more than 10 people: ○ 6 feet distancing between groups ○ Groups limited to 8 people, with the exception of households larger than 8 ○ Take other reasonable measures to ensure social distancing, increase hygiene, etc. ● If more than 25 people and indoors, all participants over 2 years old must wear masks except when eating and drinking. ● If more than 100 people and outdoors, all participants over 2 years old must wear masks except when eating and drinking. ● All these restrictions apply to wedding receptions, including distancing, group limitations, and mask requirement if event is sufficiently large. 6/10 Allows for mass gatherings of more than 10 people with specific health guidance in place. 3/17 proclimation banned all gatherings of 10 or more people. 7/24 Proclimation continues to permit schools to operate primarily by remote-learning in the fall only in certain circumstances. Proclimation 7/17 directs all state agencies, school districts, and local governments to focus on preparing to safely welcome back students and teachers to school in-person in the fall. It also provides clarity for when a school may move to primarily remote learningIowa schools closed through end of academic year as of 4/17/20. 11/16 Proclimation: Requires that when people are in an indoor public space, and unable to social distance for 15 minutes or longer, masks are required to be worn. The same requirements apply to visitors and employees inside State buildings. Additional mask requirements are imposed for certain specific establishments and gatherings. 11/10 proclimation strongly encourages “all Iowans to consider how their choice to adhere to public health mitigation strategies impacts the spread of COVID-19 in their family and community. Specifically, I strongly encourage Iowans to consider avoiding events not adhering to social distancing and mask recommendations and thereby considered high risk including but not limited to weddings, funerals, bridal showers, baby showers, birthday parties, holiday celebrations, conventions, indoor entertainment, spectator sports, private parties, tailgating, and vacationing.” 8/27 Encourages all Iowans to wear masks. Link to State Vaccination Plan 83
Kansas Kansas Department of Health and Environment - Coronavirus @KDHE Division of Public Health (785) 296-1086. Phone bank: 1-866-534-3463. COVID-19@ks.gov Governor relinquished business re-opening to local control on May 26. New state of emergency extended to September 15. 14-day quarantine recommended for anyone that has traveled to or from North Dakota after October 21, South Dakota on or after November 4, Andorra on or after October 21, Belgium or Czechia, or attendance at any out-of-state mass gatherings of 500 or more where you did not socially distance (6 feet) and wear a mask, or traveled on a cruise ship or river cruise on or after March 15 Gathering restrictions subject to local control as of May 26. Gatherings recommended to be no more than 45 in Phase 3. Schools closed on March 17 for the remainder of the year. Governor executive order delayed opening of schools until after Labor Day but it was not affirmed by state Board of Education. Mask mandate for indoor spaces goes into effect November 25 in counties that don't already have mask mandates. Link to State Vaccination Plan 86
Kentucky KY Health Alerts-Coronavirus COVID-19 @CHFSKy Crystal Staley or Sebastian Kitchen (Office of the Governor)-502-564-2611 Healthy At Work Initiative includes timeline of dates for businesses re-opening & guidance docs State of Emergency Doc. 7/20/20: The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) issued an advisory for Kentuckians who have traveled to states reporting high numbers of COVID-19. The advisory recommends a 14-day self-quarantine for travelers who went to any of eight states reporting positive testing rate equal to or greater than 15% for COVID-19 testing. The advisory also includes one state quickly approaching a positive testing rate of 15% and one U.S. Territory. Effective 11/20 gatherings are limited to a maximum of 2 households & 8 people Gov. Beshear Advises Schools to Remain Closed to In-Person Instruction Renewal of Face Covering Mandate Link to State Vaccination Plan 56
Louisiana Louisiana Office of Public Health - Coronavirus (COVID-19) @LADeptHealth Coronavirus general information line at 1-855-523-2652 or Louisiana 211 Resilient Louisiana Phase 3 State of Emergency for COVID-19 renewed and extended from Nov. to Dec. 4. None Indoor gatherings limited to 25% capacity or 75 people. Outdoor gatherings limited to 25% capacity or 150 people when strict physical distancing not possible. Plan for reopening schools in fall 2020. Includes health guidelines and best practices for operation of schools. Requirement. Face coverings required when inside a commercial establishment or any other building or open space to the public, whether indoor or outdoor. Counties with fewer than 100 COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents may opt out. Link to State Vaccination Plan 55
Maine Novel Coronavirus 2019 – (COVID‑19) – Updates and Information @mepublichealth Maine CDC (1-800 821-5821) or 211 Restarting Maine's Economy Govenor Mills declared a state of emergency on March 15th. It has been renewed multiple times and currently expires December 23. Effective November 16, Massachusetts is no longer exempt from Maine’s quarantine. November 4th, people traveling from New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut are no longer exempt from Maine’s quarantine or negative test requirement. 57 requires both resident and non-resident travelers into Maine to either receive a negative test for COVID-19 or quarantine for 14 days. Beginning July 3, travelers from Connecticut, New York, and New Jersey are exempt from requirement. Effective November 4th, indoor gathering restrictions will return to a maximum of 50 people, regardless of capacity, while outdoor activities remains at 100 people under existing guidelines. EO 6 limits the number of persons for outdoor gatherings to 5 people per 1,000 sq. ft of occupiable outdoor space or not more than 100 persons, whichever is less. For indoor gatherings, EO 55 amends EO 14 and increases the number of people that may gather from 10 to 50. Governor Mills recommended schools close under the Proclamation of Civil Emergency issued March 15. Governor Mills' Stay at Home Order (EO 28) required schools to close. EO 49 extended this order through 5/31. Requirement. EO 16 amends mask mandates for individuals entering publicly accessible government building, retail space, and schools. Individuals must wear cloth face coverings in public settings where other physical distancing measures are difficult to maintain. Revised mandate provides for greater enforcement and requires certain businesses in specific localities to implement mask requirements. Link to State Vaccination Plan 67
Maryland MD DOH Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak @MDHealthDept Maryland 2-1-1 Four phase plan to recovery. Renewal of Declaration of State of Emergency and Existence of Catastrophic Health Emergency. MDH issued a public health advisory for out-of-state travel. Under the advisory, Marylanders are strongly advised against traveling to states with positivity rates of 10% or higher. Anyone traveling from these states should get tested and self-quarantine while awaiting results.Quarantine is for people who may have been exposed to COVID-19 because they were in close contact with someone with COVID-19. These people may or may not get sick. People in quarantine should stay home as much as possible for 14 days, limit their contact with other people, and monitor themselves closely for symptoms of COVID-19. Most people who are going to get sick will get sick within 2-14 days of exposure. All bars, restaurants, and venues serving food and alcohol must close between 10 p.m. and 6 a.m., except for the purposes of carryout and delivery.Capacity at retail establishments and religious facilities will be reduced to 50%, bringing them into line with indoor dining and personal services businesses, as well as bingo halls, bowling alleys, pool halls, roller and ice skating rinks, fitness centers, and social and fraternal clubs. No fans or crowds will be permitted at racetracks or professional and collegiate stadiums across the state. The governor’s order reverts back to the previous order allowing 250 people onsite. Schools will be closed for the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year Requirement. Amends mask requirements effective on 08/03/2020 Link to State Vaccination Plan 60
Massachusetts Massachusetts Department of Public Health - Information on the Outbreakof Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @MassDPH Massachusetts Department of Public Health - 617-983-6800 or 211 Effective October 5, a limited number of sectors will be eligible to reopen, with restrictions, in Step II of Phase III for lower risk communities only: Indoor performance venues will be permitted to open with 50% capacity with a maximum of 250 people. Outdoor performance venue capacity will increase to 50% with a max of 250 people. For arcades and indoor and outdoor recreation businesses, additional Step II activities like trampolines, obstacle courses, roller rinks and laser tag will also be permitted to open and capacity will increase to 50%. Fitting rooms will be permitted to open in all types of retail stores. Gyms, museums, libraries and driving and flight schools will also be permitted to increase their capacity to 50%. Gov. Baker pasued Phase 3 on 8/7/20 after case numbers rise. The following businesses will be eligible to reopen in Step One of Phase III, subject to industry-specific rules concerning capacity and operations: Movie theaters and outdoor performance venues; Museums, cultural and historical sites; Fitness centers and health clubs;Certain indoor recreational activities with low potential for contact;Professional sports teams, under the authority of league-wide rules, may hold games without spectators. Rescinds CO 44. On July 2, Governor Baker issued an order initiating Phase III of the Commonwealth's reopening process beginning July 6. Gov. Baker Declares State of Emergency in Massachusetts due to the novel coronavirus Effective Saturday, 11/14, Massachusetts is requiring that people arriving in the state from New York and Washington State, as well as the nation's capitol, stay in quarantine. Under Massachusetts' travel order, these areas join all but four states across the nation considered to be a higher risk for travel. Effective Aug. 1 requiring all visitors and residents returning to the state from high-risk areas, including students, to quarantine for 14 days or produce a recent negative COVID-19 test result. The fine for violating the order is $500 a day. Beginning July 1, 2020 all travelers arriving to Massachusetts – including Massachusetts residents returning home – are instructed to self-quarantine for 14 days, except that, travelers from Rhode Island, Connecticut, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine, New York, and New Jersey arriving in Massachusetts are exempt from this directive and need not self-quarantine for 14 days. In addition, workers designated by the federal government as essential critical infrastructure workers are exempt from the directive to self-quarantine for 14 days if traveling to Massachusetts for work purposes. All persons are instructed not to travel to Massachusetts if they are displaying symptoms of COVID-19. 11/2/20: Reduces the gathering size limit for gatherings at private residences: indoor gatherings at private residences are limited to 10 people and outdoor gatherings at private residences are limited to 25 people. The limit on gatherings held in public spaces and at event venues (e.g. wedding venues) remains the same. The new order also requires that all gatherings (regardless of size or location) must end and disperse by 9:30 PM. Authorizes continued enforcement by local health and police departments and specifies that fines for violating the gathering order will be $500 for each person above the limit at a particular gathering. 09/29/20 - No. 52: Effective Oct. 5 (Expired 11/6/20 - see: EO #54) the limit for indoor gatherings remains at a maximum of 25 people for all communities. Outdoor gatherings at private residences and in private backyards will remain at a maximum of 50 people for all communities. Outdoor gatherings at event venues and in public settings will have a limit of 50 people in Step I communities, and a limit of 100 people in lower risk, Step II communities. 8/7/20 - No. 46: After a rise in case numbers, Baker announced that he's scaling back outdoor mass gatherings from 100 to 50 people; indoor remains capped at 25. Under the updated gatherings order, indoor gatherings are limited to eight people per 1,000 square feet, but should not exceed 25 people in a single enclosed, indoor space. Outdoor gatherings in enclosed spaces are limited to 25 percent of the facility’s maximum permitted occupancy, with a maximum of 100 people in a single enclosed outdoor space. This includes community events, civic events, sporting events, concerts, conventions and more. This order does not apply to outdoor, unenclosed gatherings if proper social distancing measures are possible. This revised order does not supersede previously issued sector guidance. On 03/13/20, Gov. Baker released an emergency order which prohibited gatherings of more than 250 people. School Closure Order through end of the school year. 11/2: Governor Baker also signed an updated order related to face-coverings. The revised order requires all persons to wear face-coverings in all public places, even where they are able to maintain 6 feet of distance from others. The revised order still allows for an exception for residents who cannot wear a face-covering due to a medical or disabling condition, but it allows employers to require employees to provide proof of such a condition. It also allows schools to require that students participating in in-person learning provide proof of such a medical or disabling condition. 5/6: Requirement. Governor Baker issued an Order effective Wednesday, May 6 requiring face masks or cloth face coverings in public places where social distancing is not possible. This applies to both indoor and outdoor spaces. Link to State Vaccination Plan 66
Michigan Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Michigan Department of Health and Human Services General Information: 517-241-3740; COVID Hotline 1-888-535-6136; Email COVID19@michigan.gov MI Safe Start: A Plan to Re-engage Michigan's Economy Declaration of state of emergency and state of disaster related to the COVID-19 pandemic. EO 2020-186 was rescended as of 10/13/20. NONE – previously a ban on intra-state travel to vacation residences, which has been lifted. Beginning November 18, indoor social gatherings at residential venues of more than 10 people from no more than 2 households are permitted provided each person at the gathering wears a face covering. Social gatherings at non-residential venues are prohibited. Outdoor gatherings of up to 25 persons from no more than 3 households are permitted if each person at the gathering wears a face covering. At non-residential venues, 25 or fewer persons are gathered at a venue without fixed seating, and attendance is limited to 20 persons per 1,000 square feet, including within any distinct area within the event space; 25 or fewer persons are gathered at a venue with fixed seating, and attendance is limited to 20% of seating capacity of the venue. Original restrictions on large gatherings contained in EO 2020-05. As of November 18, gatherings at public, nonpublic, and boarding schools for the purpose of conducting in-person instruction, sports, and extracurricular activities serving pupils in grades 9 through 12 are prohibited, except for in-person instruction of pupils who are English Language Learners or participants in special education services. Suspension of in-person K-12 instruction for the remainder of 2019-2020 school year. Originally closed under EO 2020-5 temporarily and for the entire school year by EO 2020-35, which was replaced by 2020 EO 65. EO 2020-65 was rescended as of 10/13/20. Emergency Order Under MCL 333.2253 required people to wear face coverings when participating in gatherings. It will also require employers to provide at least cloth face coverings to their employees. New EO includes enforcement provisions & penalties. E0 2020-185 requires all students kindergarten and up to wear a mask while at school. required by 2020 EO-59 & EO-96. Replaces 2020 EO-147. Link to State Vaccination Plan 46
Minnesota Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Update @mnhealth 651-297-1304 Continuing to Safely Reopen Minnesota’s Economy and Ensure Safe Non-Work Activities during the COVID-19 Peacetime Emergency (5/27) Extending the COVID-19 Peacetime Emergency Declared in Executive Order 20-01 through November 12, 2020. Recommends quarantining for 14 days when arriving in the state. Stay Safe Minnesota Order Modified on June 5 still includes restrictions on gatherings of more than 10 unless otherwise permitted. EO 20-96 has amended to prohibit gatherings of more than 3 households. EO 20-99 has reinstitued a mass gathering ban subject to limited exemptions, effective November 20 through December 18. Authorizing and Directing the Commissioner of Education to Require School Districts and Charter Schools to Provide a Safe and Effective Learning Environment for Minnesota’s Students during the 2020-21 School Year Requirement. Effective 7/25, Minnesotans are required to wear a face covering in indoor businesses and indoor public settings. Exempts persons with a medical condition and children under the age of 6. Link to State Vaccination Plan 46
Mississippi Mississippi State Department of Health - Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @msdh MSPH Central Office Phone (8am - 5pm): 601-576-7400, Toll free: 1-866-458-4958 Governor Reeves Announces Commission for Economic Recovery MS Governor declares State of Emergency (3/14) All Travel May Resume on 06/01. CDC guidelines followed while minimizing non essential travel. Extends Safe Return Order until July 20. Puts in place mask mandates in 9 counties with high transmission rates. Caps social gatherings to 10 people indoors, 50 outdoors. Mandates that if hospitals cannot maintain 10% capacity for COVID patients then they must delay elective procedures. Schools may reopen to offer summer school activities, special ed programs, individual tutoring, etc. Extends Safe Return order until July 20. Puts in place mask mandates in 9 counties with high transmission rates. Caps social gatherings to 10 people indoors, 50 outdoors. Mandates that if hospitals cannot maintain 10% capacity for COVID patients then they must delay elective procedures. Link to State Vaccination Plan 72
Missouri Missouri Department of Health and Human Services - Coronavirus @HealthyLivingMo Hotline: 877-435-8411 On June 16, all restrictions on businesses will be lifted, although local governments can place restrictions. EO 20-19 extends state of emergency until March 31, 2021 Stay at home order expired on May 3. Schools voluntarily closed on March 19 without a state order and were ordered closed for the remainder of the year on April 9. Recommendation. In accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance, it is recommended that all individuals in the State of Missouri wear a cloth face covering when in a public setting where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain (e.g., grocery stores and pharmacies), especially in areas of significant community-based transmission. Link to State Vaccination Plan 90
Montana Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services @MTDPHHS DPHHS Communicable Disease Epidemiology Program at (406) 444-0273. Information hotline at 1-888-333-0461 covid19info@mt.gov Phase 2 to begin June 1, will allow restaurants, bars, casinos, gyms, pools to operate with 75 percent capacity. Concerts, bowling alleys can operate with reduced capacity. Gov. Bullock declares state of emergency. Directs travelers arriving from another state or country to Montana for non-work-related purposes undergo a 14-day self-quarantine. Issued March 30 and later extended to April 24, and now extended until the end of the emergency on June 1. As of November 20, groups limited to 25 or fewer people. Groups of up to 50 were allowed beginning June 1. Schools closed from March 15 until May 7. Schools had the option to reopen on May 7. Requires masks in all public areas in all counties. Link to State Vaccination Plan 64
Nebraska Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services @NEDHHS Main DHHS Switchboard: (402) 471-3121 Regional Phased reopening plan through Direct Health Measures Gov. Ricketts Issues Emergency Declaration for COVID-19. Allows regulatory provisions of state law to be suspended to aid the state’s response. Orders all executive branch state agencies to suspend all out-of-state travel. Department of Health and Human Services recommends self-quarantine of 14 days for those entering the state Establishes 6 feet separation and masking rule. Establishes standards for extracurricular activity fan attendance. Moves bars and restaurants to 100% capacity with distancing requirements. Indoor gatherings are limited to 25% not exceeding 10,000. Outdoor gatherings remain at 100% occupancy. Schools statewide are directed to operate without students in their buildings through May 31, 2020 Establishes 6 feet separation and masking rule. Establishes standards for extracurricular activity fan attendance. Moves bars and restaurants to 100% capacity with distancing requirements. Indoor gatherings are limited to 25% not exceeding 10,000. Outdoor gatherings remain at 100% occupancy. Link to State Vaccination Plan 89
Nevada Nevada Department of Health and Human Services @dhhsnevada Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH): (775)-684-5911 Guidelines and Protocols for Individuals and Businesses in Phase 2 (5/28) Governor Sisolak Declares State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19 Governor Sisolak adjusts travel advisory for Nevada as the State enters Phase 2 Under guidance issued November 22, private social gatherings are restricted to 10 persons or less from no more than 2 households. Public social gatherings are limited to the lesser of 50 individuals or 25% capacity. Provides guidance for increased capacity for gatherings including celebrations, ceremonies, and events. Large venues will be allowed up to 10% of capacity, venues with 2,500 or less capacity will be limited to the lesser of 250 people or 50% of capacity. School reopening guidance. Allows districts to make determinations on in-person, online or hybrid instruction. Requires masks on school buses. Allows for high school sporting events. Link to State Vaccination Plan 64
New Hampshire New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services @NH_HSEM To report suspected cases contact the Bureau of Infectious Disease Control at # 603-271-4496, (603-271-5300 for after hours), or nhbidc@dhhs.nhs.gov GOFERR Task Force Website is Up and Running. Additional Phase 2 reopening will take place on 6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/28, and 6/29. 11/20 Gov. Sununu signed Executive Order 2020-23 an extension of the State of Emergency declared in EO 2020-04. Expires 12/11/20 The two week self-quarantine has been lifted for those traveling to New Hampshire from surrounding New England States (Maine, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island). Those traveling to New Hampshire from non-New England states for an extended period of time are still asked to self-quarantine for a two-week period. All visitors and travelers need to fill out the travel guidance form. (In effect 11/15/20-1/15/21) Emergency Order #16 bans gatherings of 10 or more people 4/16 Gov. Sununu announced that Emergency Order # 1 (extended by Emergency Order # 19) was extended through the end of each school district's school year. 4/28 Gov. Sununu announced EO #38 that allows local jurisdictions to make expenditures which are reasonable in light of prior year's appropriations and expenditures. Requires persons to wear masks or cloth face coverings when in public spaces without physical distancing 61
New Jersey COVID-19 Information Hub @NJDeptofHealth Gary Ludwig Service Director Communicable Disease Service Phone: (609) 826-5964 Governor Murphy Unveils Multi-Stage Approach to Execute a Responsible and Strategic Restart of New Jersey’s Economy Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 186. The Order extends the Public Health Emergency that was declared on March 9, 2020 through Executive Order No. 103, which was previously extended on April 7, May 6, June 4, July 2, August 1, and August 27. Under the Emergency Health Powers Act, a declared public health emergency expires after 30 days unless renewed. Executive Order No. 191 extends all Executive Orders issued under the Governor’s authority under the Emergency Health Powers Act. It also extends all actions taken by any Executive Branch departments and agencies in response to the Public Health Emergency presented by the COVID-19 outbreak. Executive Order 200, signed November 22, extends the Emergency for another 30 days. NJ along with NY and CT, issued a joint travel advisory requiring all individuals traveling from states with significant community spread of COVID into NY, NJ, or CT to quarantine for 14 days. As of November 10, there are 45 states and territories that fit the criteria. Under Executive Order 104, gatherings limited to 50 people. Governor Phil Murphy announced an increased outdoor gathering capacity limit as COVID-19 cases in New Jersey continue to decline. Effective at 6 a.m. on Friday, July 3rd, outdoor gatherings are limited to 500 persons, and outdoor religious services and political activities will continue to have no numerical limits. All indoor gatherings continue to be limited to 25% capacity of the rooms in which they will take place, with a maximum of 100 persons. Effective August 4, Governor Phil Murphy announced the decrease of indoor gathering capacity limit in response to the increase of COVID-19 cases in New Jersey. Indoor gatherings are now limited to 25 percent of a room's capacity, but regardless of the room’s capacity, the maximum limit shall be 25 persons, down from 100 persons. Executive Order 196 lowers indoor and outdoor gathering limits. Effective Tuesday, November 17 at 6:00 a.m., the indoor gathering limit will decrease from 25 to 10 people. The outdoor gathering limit will decrease from 500 people to 150 people, effective Monday, November 23 at 6:00 a.m. Citing the need to protect the health of New Jersey’s 1.6 million public and private school students as well as thousands of educators and support staff, Governor Phil Murphy announced that statewide school closures will be extended through the end of the 2019-2020 academic year. Executive Order 175 outlines school reopeing requirements. Requirement. Requires individuals to wear face coverings in outdoor public spaces when it is not practicable to socially distance and keep a six-foot distance from others, excluding immediate family members, caretakers, household members, or romantic partners, except where doing so would inhibit that individual’s health, where the individual is under two years of age, or in situations where individuals cannot feasibly wear a face covering, such as when eating or drinking at outdoor dining areas. Link to State Vaccination Plan 66
New Mexico New Mexico Department of Health @NMDOH Reporting & Surveilance Hotline for New Mexico Department of Health 505-827-0006, David Morgan PR Contact (o)575-528-5197 (c)575-649-0754. Coronavirus Hotline # 1-855-600-3453. Gov. Lujan Grisham announced limited reopening for dine-in restaurants, indoor malls, gyms, salons, and more. Gov. Lujan Grisham announced the closing of all non-essential businesses. Essential retail has to close between 10:00 pm and 4:00 am. Public Health Emergency Declared 3/11/2020. (Extended Until at least October 16th with Executive Order 2020-64.) Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham on March 27 issued an executive order requiring air travelers to New Mexico to self-isolate for at least 14 days to help combat the spread of COVID-19. On 7/1 she issued Executive Order 20-54 directing all persons except for various workers including healthcare, emergency workers, military, and federal employees to self-quarantine for 14 days regardless of how they came into the state. On 9/16 She issued Executive Order 20-72 which got rid of the ability for people to have a negative COVID-19 test within 3 days of coming into the state instead of self-quarantining for 14 days. Mass gatherings of 5 or more prohibited Schools closed for the rest of the academic year Requirement. Requires that everyone wear face coverings in public, with exceptions for eating, drinking and exercising. Under the expiring order, only retail workers were required to wear face coverings. On 6/30 it was announced that the state will agressively enforce the mask mandate. Violators will be subject to a $100 fine. Link to State Vaccination Plan 18
New York NY Department of Health-Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Twitter: @NYSDOH Novel Coronavirus Hotline for NY DoH 1-888-364-3065 Deatiled Guidance of the Reopening Plan For New York Intial Executive Order was signed on March 7 and expired on April 6. The most recent Executive Order extending the State of Emergency was signed on May 8 and is in effect until June 6. On 10/31, Governor Cuomo announced an overhaul of the NY quarantine mandate. The new order provides that travelers must get tested within three days prior to landing in New York, quarantine for at least three days upon arrival, and get a test on day four of arrival. If travelers receive a negative test on day four of quarantine they may exit quarantine when they receive negative result. States that are contiguous with New York continue to be exempted from quarantine protocol — essential workers also continue to be exempted. Travelers who were only out of state for less than 24 hours do not need to quarantine but must get a test on day four of arrival back in NY. All travelers covered by the advisory must continue to fill out traveler health form upon arrival into New York State Executitve Order 202.45 permits gatherings of up to 50 people so long as any such gatherings occurring indoors do not exceed 50% of the maximum occupancy for a particular indoor area. Previous E.O. permitted people to gather in groups of 25 or less if social distancing guidelines are followed and face coverings are worn. First amended order permitted gatherings of 10 or less if they follow social distancing guidelines and wear a face covering. Initial Executive Order issued prohibited gatherings of 10 or more people for non-essential reasons (with a few exceptions). E.O. 202.68 implements mass gathering mandates based on severity of COVID outbreaks in specific zip codes. Intial Executive Order directed schools to remain closed from March 18 through April 1. Governor Cuomo announced in May that schools are to remain closed for the remainder of the academic year. No In-Class Teaching for Summer School. E.O. issued on June 5 permits in-person special education services and instruction required under Federal, state or local laws, rules, or regulations for the summer term by school districts through July 5th. A decision on reopening will be made in the first week of August. On July 13 Cuomo announced that NY will allow schools to reopen in Phase 4 regions with a COVID-19 infection rate of 5% or lower (14-day average) as of August 1. On August 7, Governor Cuomo announced that school districts are authorized to open. There is a Friday deadline (8/14) for school districts that have not submitted plans for in-person learning. E.O. 202.60 authorizes schools statewide to be open for instruction, effective September 1, 2020, subject to adherence to Department of Health issued guidance and directives. On 10/6 Cuomo directed schools in hot spot zip codes identified by NYC to temporarily close in-person learning. E.O. 202.68 implements school operating mandates (required closings) based on severity of COVID outbreaks in specific zip codes. Requirement. Effective at 8 p.m. on Friday, April 17, 2020 any individual who is over age two and able to medically tolerate a face-covering shall be required to cover their nose and mouth with a mask or cloth face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain, or when not maintaining, social distance. Executive Order 202.34 allows business owners to turn away potential customers for not wearing a face covereing Link to State Vaccination Plan 49
North Carolina Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Response in North Carolina @ncdhhs NC Department of Health and Human Services Coronavirus Hotline: 866-462-3821 or call NC 2-1-1 Phase 3: Allows large outdoor venues with seating greater than 10,000 to operate with 7% occupancy for spectators. Smaller outdoor entertainment venues, like arenas or amphitheaters, may operate outdoors at 30% of outdoor capacity, or 100 guests, whichever is less. Movie theaters and conference centers may open indoor spaces to 30% of capacity, or 100 guests, whichever is less. Bars may operate outdoors at 30% of outdoor capacity, or 100 guests, whichever is less. Amusement parks may open at 30% occupancy, outdoor attractions only. The limits on mass gatherings will remain at 25 people indoors and 50 people outdoors. The 11 pm curfew on alcohol sales for in-person consumption in locations such as restaurants and outdoor bars is extended to October 23. Declares a State of Emergency to coordinate response and protective actions to stop the spread of COVID-19 Under Phase 2, all travel restrictions lifted, stay-at-home order lifted Mass gathering lowered to 10 persons indoors by E.O. 176. Other Phase 3 gathering limits remain unchanged. The outdoor gathering limit remains 50 people. Beginning Oct. 5, school districts may choose to implement Plan A of the Strong Schools NC Public Health Toolkit, which would allow for in-person instruction for grades K-5 in public and charter schools. Face coverings remain required for all K-12 students, fewer children in classrooms, social distancing for everyone in the building, and other safety protocols. School districts retain option for online only instruction. Requirement. Face Coverings must be worn indoors if anyone else is in that space who is not a member of the same household. Face Coverings must be worn outdoors if it is not possible to consistently be physically distant by more than 6 feet from nonhousehold members. Requirements apply to all persons age 5 and up. Link to State Vaccination Plan 60
North Dakota ND Department of Health Coronavirus Information @NDDOH Kirby Kruger, director of the Division of Disease Control - 701-328-2378 ND Smart Restart Protocols Burgum Declares State of Emergency in Response to Public Health Crisis of COVID-19 Travel orders have been amended by lifting the 14-day quarantine order for those returning from international travel. Guidance issued on 5/15 states that large gatherings in facilities can be up to 50 percent of their certificate of occupancy, up to 250 people. Gatherings of any size shouldn’t be held if proper distancing can’t be maintained. Food service still must comply with the ND Smart Restart restaurant and universal standard protocols found at ndresponse.gov. The recommendations also include physical distancing guidelines and venue activity guidelines such as encouraging contactless payment systems. Public and non-public schools may offer on-site programs provided they adhere to Smart Restart guidelines. Requirement. Effective 11/14, face coverings are required in indoor businesses and indoor public settings, as described in this Order. Face coverings must also be worn in outdoor business and public settings when it is not possible to maintain physical distancing. Link to State Vaccination Plan 74
Ohio Ohio Department of Health @OHdeptofhealth OH Dept of Health (614) 466-3543; COVID-19 hotline (833) 427-5634 Responsible Restart Ohio Director’s Updated and Revised Order for Business Guidance and Social Distancing July 22: Gov. Mike DeWine issued a travel advisory for all individuals who come into Oho from states with a Covid-19 positivity rate of 15% or higher. The state is recommending that those individuals self-quarantine at a hotel or at home for 14 days. All public and private gatherings of greater than 10 people occuring outside a single household and connected property, or living unit and connected property are prohibited. 11/11/2020: New Social Gathering Order Ohio’s April order that limits public events and private gatherings of more than 10 people is still in effect, however, there has been rampant spread of the virus as a result of banquets, wedding receptions, and social gatherings following funerals. To address the tragedies that have resulted from such events, the Ohio Department of Health will issue an order that will place significant new restrictions on these social activities. Specifically, open congregate areas will no longer be permitted to open, and everyone will be required to be seated and masked unless they are actively consuming food or drinks. Closure of All K-12 Schools in the State of Ohio Requirement. Beginning July 23 at 6:00pm, citizens in all Ohio counties will be under a mandatory mask order while out in public. Masks must be worn at all times when: At an indoor location that’s not a residence; Outdoors, when unable to keep 6ft social distance from those not in your household; When waiting for, riding, driving, or operating public transportation -taxi, car service, private rideshare. 11/11/2020: Revised Mask Order: Although most people and businesses have properly followed COVID-19 safety guidelines issued in Ohio’s July 23, 2020, mask order, others are not following the order. To protect frontline workers and customers, the Ohio Department of Health will reissue Ohio’s mask order and add the following provisions: Each store will be required to post a sign outlining face-covering requirements at all public entrances to the store; Each store will be responsible for ensuring that customers and employees are wearing masks; and A new Retail Compliance Unit, comprised of agents led by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation, will inspect to ensure compliance. A first violation will result in a written warning and a second violation will result in closure of the store for up to 24 hours. Link to State Vaccination Plan 82
Oklahoma Oklahoma State Department of Health @HealthyOklahoma Gary Cox, Oklahoma Commissioner of Health, 405-271-4200, commissioner@health.ok.gov, Coronavirus Call Center 877-215-8336 5/29 Gov. Stitt announced that on 6/1 Phase 3 of the Open Up and Recover Safely Plane would go into effect State of Emergency Declared 3/15/2020 (Amended 11/16) with Executive Order 2020-20 to declare a health emergency for the next 60 days All people entering the state are directed to follow CDC travel guidelines. Oklahoma began Phase 3 of reopening on 6/1. As part of Phase 3 there are no limits to group sizes, provided businesses, event organizers and local officials consider social distancing. On March 25 the State Board approved remote learning for the remainder of the school year. Recommendation. Link to State Vaccination Plan 93
Oregon Oregon Health Authority | COVID-19 Updates @OHAOregon Public Health Division: 971-673-1222; Call 211; COVID.19@dhsoha.state.or.us Reopening Oregon Fourth Extension of Executive Order 20-03 and COVID-19 State of Emergency Under EO 20-65, Indoor social gatherings are limited to no more than 6 people from two separate households fare prohibited . For phase 1 counties the maximum capacity for gatherings is 50 people indoors or outdoors. For phase 2 counties the maximum capacity for gatherings is 50 people indoors and 100 people outdoors. This excludes businesses subject to their own sector-specific guidance. EO 20-27 allows groups of up to 50 in indoor spaces and 100 in outdoor spaces. EO 20-29 requires public and private schools to develop written plans by August 15 or prior to the beginning of the school year detailing how they will comply with guidance issued by the Oregon Health Authority and Oregon Department of Education. Governor Kate Brown Extends Coronavirus School Closures Through End of School Year in EO 20-20. Schools were originally closed by EO 20-08. Requirement. Oregon Health authority issued guidance on wearing masks pursuant to EO 20-27. Beginning July 15, Oregonians statewide will be required to wear face coverings in indoor public spaces, whether publicly or privately owned as well as outdoors when physical distancing is not possible. Beginning July 24, children age 5 and up are required to wear a mask, face shield or face covering. Face coverings are now required when exercising indoors, plus outdoors when you can’t physically distance.Beginning October 19, employers are required to provide employees with face coverings if they operate in an indoor or outdoor setting. Link to State Vaccination Plan 39
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Department of Health, Coronavirus​ @PAHealthDept Bureau of Communicable Diseases Room 1023 625 Forster St. Harrisburg, PA 17120-0701 717-783-0479 Phone 717-705-5513 Fax The administration will utilize a three-phase matrix to determine when counties and/or regions are ready to begin easing some restrictions on work, congregate settings, and social interactions. On March 6, Governor Wolf signed an emergency disaster declaration to provide increased support to state agencies involved in the response to the virus. On June 3, Governor Tom Wolf renewed the 90-day disaster declaration he originally signed on March 6. On August 31, Gov. Wolf renewed the disaster declaration for a second time. Requires anyone who visits from another state to have a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to entering the commonwealth. If someone cannot get a test or chooses not to, they must quarantine for 14 days upon arrival in Pennsylvania. Pennsylvanians visiting other states are required to have a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours prior to their return to the commonwealth or to quarantine for 14 days upon return to Pennsylvania. Maximum indoor capacity set at 500. Maximum outdoor capacity set at 2500. Governor Wolf Extends School Closure for Remainder of Academic Year: On June 3, Administration Outlined Preliminary Guidance for Phased Reopening of Schools. PA Departments of Education and Health are providing recommendations to Pre-K to 12 schools for use when making decisions related to the instructional models used during the 2020-21 school year. On November 23, Governor required Pre-K to 12 public schools in counties that have been in the substantial transmission level for at least two consecutive weeks to commit to safety measures to ensure the safety and well-being of students and educators. Requirement. Masks must be worn whenever anyone leaves home. Updated order requires when outdoors, a mask must be worn if you are not able to remain physically distant (at least 6 feet away) from someone not in your household the entire time you are outdoors. When indoors, masks will now be required even if you are physically distant from members not in your household. This means that even if you are able to be 6 feet apart, you will need to wear a mask while inside if with people other than members of your household. This order applies to every indoor facility, including homes, retail establishments, gyms, doctors’ offices, public transportation, and anywhere food is prepared, packaged or served. Link to State Vaccination Plan 70
Rhode Island RI DOH Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @RIHEALTH COVID info at 401-222-8022 Includes health and business guidelines for various industries. Extension of State of Emergency through September 28 Mandatory 14 day quarantine for anyone coming to Rhode Island from outside the USA or from identified areas with high community spread. Indoor private gatherings are limited to members of one househod or 25 people with licensed catering. Outdoor private gatherings are limited to members of one househod or 75 people with licensed catering. Every district except Providence and Central Falls met the five metrics needed to fully reopen with all students on September 14. Requirement. Any person who is in a place open to the public, whether indoors or outdoors, shall cover their mouth and nose with a mask or cloth face covering, with specified eceptions. EO 20-94 extends this mandate to 12/5. Link to State Vaccination Plan 67
South Carolina SC DHEC Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @scdhec DHEC Care Line, 1-855-472-3432 Gov. Henry McMaster Creates accelerateSC, a Coordinated Economic Revitalization Plan State of Emergency declaration extended an additional 15 days on 9/24. All travel restrictions have been rescinded. EO 20-63 limits gatherings to 50% of a locations occupancy limit or 250 persons, whichever is less. EO 20-13 prohibited gatherings of three or more persons (March 23, 2020). All schools to remain closed through the month of April. Requirement. Masks are required in state government buildings. EO encourages localities to adopt their own mask requirements. Restaurants must require that all employees, customers, patrons, suppliers, vendors, and other visitors wear face coverings, except while actively engaged in eating or drinking. All persons in attendance where there is a large crowd or gathering must wear a face covering as a condition of entry or participation. Link to State Vaccination Plan 88
South Dakota SD Department of Health Coronavirus Information @SDDOH Disease Prevention Services - Cassie Deffenbaugh, 605-773-3737 South Dakota's "Back to Normal" Plan COVID-19: State of Emergency Extension South Dakota never prohibited travel to or from other states, or within the state. South Dakotans and visitors from out of state are encouraged to use common sense. Resume operations in a manner that allows for reasonable physical distancing, good hygiene, and appropriate sanitation Schools will continue remote learning. Recommendation. Masks have never been required, but South Dakotans are encouraged to continue to consider CDC guidance and use. Link to State Vaccination Plan 96
Tennessee TN Department of Health Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) @TNDeptofHealth Lisa Piercey, MD, MBA, FAAP, Commissioner P: (615)741-3011 Tenessee Pledge Gov. Bill Lee extends Covid-19 state of emergency declaration from September 30th until October 30th. While not outright banning, Gov. Bill strongly discourages mass gatherings of more than 250 people or more. Amends original EO 54, which was amended by EO 55, grants local governments authority to require face masks until 10/30 Link to State Vaccination Plan 65
Texas Texas Department of State Health Services Coronavirus Page @TexasDSHS coronavirus@dshs.texas.gov DSHS COVID‑19 Call Center: 1-877-570-9779 Governor Abbott Implements Changes to the Reopening Plan, increasing capacity at gyms, retail, and dine-in restaurants to 75%, amusement parks to 50%, no limits at cosmetologists, massage, and beauty salons with social distancing. Bars and river tubing operators remain closed. Nursing home visitations allowed. Governor Abbott Extends Disaster Declaration For COVID-19 (9/7) Air travel restrictions were lifted on May 21. EO 28 limits outdoor gatherings in excess of 100 people unless approved by the appropriate local elected official, or specifically exempted in the EO. By Proclamation on July 2, non-exempt outdoor gatherings of more than 10 persons are prohibited unless approved by local officials. For the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year, public schools may resume operations for the summer as provided by, and under the minimum standard health protocols found in, guidance issued by the Texas Education Agency (TEA) Requirement. Requires all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases. Link to State Vaccination Plan; Also, on November 23, Governor Abbott released guiding principles for distributing vaccines: including protecting health care workers, frontline workers, vulnerable populations, and mitigating inequities due to factors such as demographics, poverty, insurance status and geography. 52
Utah Utah Department of Health - Coronavirus Latest Information @UtahDepOfHealth Utah Department of Health Hotline 1-800-456-7707 The COVID-19 Transmission Index is a balanced approach intended to protect communities. It represents the collaborative work of state and local public health officials, the Governor’s Office, legislative leaders, the hospital industry, and business leaders. The transmission index clarifies the public health metrics used to determine which counties are placed in which transmission level. Counties will be placed in one of three transmission levels: High, Moderate, or Low. These levels correspond directly to case rates, positivity rates, and ICU utilization. Temporary Statewide COVID-19 Restrictions. Declaring a State of Emergency Due to the Ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic Establishing a Requirement for Individuals Entering Utah to Complete a Travel Declaration Form with Certain Exceptions Beginning November 24, an event host of a social gathering shall complete and implement the Event Management Template provided by the Department and require each individual attending the social gathering to wear a face mask, Places in "high level of transmission" are permitted to have up to 10 people at gatherings. Moderate level of transmission, social gatherings of 10 or fewer are permitted until 10/29 and then social gatherings of 25 or fewer will be permitted. The size may exceed 25 if each individual wears a face mask.Governor Issues Executive Order Clarifying guidelines pertaining to social gatherings, gatherings of up to 50 people allowed (5/6/20) Local education agencies (school districts and charter schools also known as LEAs) are required to develop local plans for safely reopening schools for in-person instruction in the fall of 2020. Reopening anticipated for the 2020-2021 school year, including sporting events, activities, and in-person graduations, with increased cleaning and hygiene regimen Requirement. Statewide mask mandate, except in certain circumstances. Expires 11/23. Link to State Vaccination Plan 86
Vermont VT Dept. Public Health-2019 Novel Coronavirus @healthvermont Department of Health, 108 Cherry Street, Burlington, VT 05402, 800-464-4343 Order from Governor continues phase re-opening; Expands Health & Safety Measures, Including Mandatory Training Declaration of State of Emergency in Response to COVID-19 and National Guard Call-Out Any person traveling into Vermont for a non-essential purpose must immediately self-quarantine for 14 days, except for visitors from certain counties in ME, RI, MA, NH, CT and NY with low infection rates. Visitors are instructed not to travel to Vermont from hot spots or if they are displaying symptoms of COVID-19. Multiple household social gatherings are suspended. On March 26, 2019, Gov. Scott ordered closure of all Vermont schools for in-person learning for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. For the 2020-21 school year, all public schools and independent schools shall be opened for in person or remote classroom instruction on, but not prior to, Tuesday, September 8, 2020. Requirement. Effective Friday, August 1, 2020, masks or cloth facial coverings are required any time it is not possible to maintain a physical distance of at least six feet with others from outside their household. Link to State Vaccination Plan 48
Virginia Virginia Department of Health-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) @VDHgov Emergency Preparedness-804-864-7035 Safer at Home: Phase 3 Guidelines for all Business Sectors Extending Declaration of a State of Emergency Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Recommendation Only. Governor Northam Announces New Statewide Measures to Contain COVID-19-Gathering Size reduced to 25 Temporary Restrictions on Restaurants, Recreational, Entertainment, Gatherings, Non-Essential Retail Businesses, and Closure of K-12 Schools Due to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Requirement. All patrons in the Commonwealth aged FIVE and over shall when entering, exiting, traveling through, and spending time inside the specified settings cover their mouth and nose with a face covering. Link to State Vaccination Plan 69
Washington WA Department of Health @WADeptHealth The DOH coronavirus hotline (1-800-525-0127, press #) Inslee issues Safe Start proclamation for county approach to re-opening May 31, 2020 This order goes into effect on June 1, 2020, and expires at 11:59 pm on July 1, 2020. From midnight on Monday, November 16 through Monday, December 14, all counties in Washington rollback to the restrictions outlined below. Restriction modifications for all counties effective midnight on Monday, November 16, unless otherwise noted. If the activity is not listed, it should follow its current guidance. All K12/higher education, health care, and childcare are exempt from the new restrictions and will follow current guidance. These restrictions do not apply to courts and judicial branch-related proceedings. This order goes into effect on June 1, 2020, and expires at 11:59 pm on July 1, 2020. July 23: Indoor entertainment spaces — like bowling alleys, arcades, mini-golf and card rooms — are not allowed to open until the fourth phase. Indoor movie occupancy for counties in the third phase is now limited to 25% capacity. From midnight on Monday, November 16 through Monday, December 14, all counties in Washington rollback to the restrictions outlined below. Restriction modifications for all counties effective midnight on Monday, November 16, unless otherwise noted. If the activity is not listed, it should follow its current guidance. All K12/higher education, health care, and childcare are exempt from the new restrictions and will follow current guidance. These restrictions do not apply to courts and judicial branch-related proceedings. Inslee extends school closures for the rest of the 2019-20 school year Requirement. Beginning June 26, every Washingtonian in an indoor public space, or in an outside public space when unable to physically distance from others, will be legally required to wear a face covering. Effective July 7 businesses are required to enforce the use of facial coverings. Expansion of face coverings order that will go into effect Saturday, July 25. The expansion will require face coverings in all common spaces, such as elevators, hallways and shared spaces in apartment buildings, university housing and hotels, as well as congregate setting such as nursing homes. Link to State Vaccination Plan 39
West Virginia WVDHHR Corona Virus Resource Page @WV_DHHR Dr. Catherine C. Slemp - (304) 558-0684 Governor Justice unveils plan to reopen state: “West Virginia Strong – The Comeback” Declares State of Emergency Requires individuals who are travelling from areas with substantial community spread of COVlD-19, including without limitation Louisiana, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Italy, and China, are required to isolate for two weeks prior to entering the state. (EO 39 20 repealed this order. ) Reduces the statewide social gathering limit from 100 to 25 individuals. Order also closes fairs, festivals, and similar events, and prohibits both indoor and outdoor concerts statewide. Requires private and public schools to limit in person instruction. Requires all individuals over the age of 9 to wear a mask Link to State Vaccination Plan 68
Wisconsin COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus, Wuhan, China) @DHSWI Andrea Palm, DHS Secretary designee - 608-267-9003 Governor Evers announces Badger Bounce Back plan which outlines important criteria for Wisconsin to be able to reopen its economy in phases Delcares new state of public health emergency due to current spike in COVID-19 cases. Limits public gatherings to no more than 25 percent of a room or building’s total occupancy. State guidance for reopening state public schools for the 2020-21 academic year. Requirement. Requires individuals to wear face coverings when indoors and not in a private residence, with some exceptions. Link to State Vaccination Plan 60
Wyoming WY Department of Health Coronavirus Information @health_wyoming Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit - 1-877-996-9000 Restrictions Ease Under Public Health Orders Declaration of a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency The Governor issued a directive requiring any individual coming to Wyoming from another state or country for a non-work-related purpose to immediately self-quarantine for 14 days. It expired on May 8. Public Health Order regarding gatherings of more than 50 people. As of 11/24, a change to Health Order No. 2 that limits indoor and outdoor gatherings to 25 persons or fewer without restrictions. If physical distancing measures are employed, gatherings for indoor events are limited to 25% of venue capacity with a maximum of 100 people. Gatherings for outdoor events are limited to 50% of venue capacity with a maximum of 250 people. Public Health Order regarding bars, restaurants, theatres, gyms, and schools. Public Health Order regarding salons, massage therapy services, tattoo and piercing shops, and esthetic services Link to State Vaccination Plan 82