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WATCH: Georgia is Open for Business, New COVID-19 Guidance to Take Effect on April 8

On Thursday, April 8, Executive Order will take effect, rolling back the remaining COVID-19 restrictions on Georgia’s economy.

The Governor’s Executive Orders are available to read here. See the video message from Governor Kemp above.

More details on the Executive Order are as follows:

  • Will become effective April 8 through April 30, 2021
  • Eliminates the Gatherings ban
  • Eliminates Shelter-in-Place requirements
  • Removes the critical infrastructure distinction and collapses all organization suggested measures into one main list, with a small number of additional industry-specific requirements remaining
  • Reduces any remaining distance requirements (i.e. distance between parties at restaurants, bars, and movie theaters, and between patrons of group fitness classes)
  • Eliminates the ability of law enforcement to close an organization for failure to comply with the Executive Order provisions

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