Executive Order GA 29 Statewide Face Covering Requirment
On Thursday, July 2, Governor Abbott issued Executive Order No. GA-29, requiring Texans residing in counties with more than 20 COVID-19 cases to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth while in a commercial space, public building, or in an outdoor setting that does not allow for six feet of social distancing, with a few exceptions. The statewide order goes into effect at 12:01 p.m. on Friday, July 3. For more details see Executive Order GA 29.
Executive Order GA 26 Reopening Texas Governor Greg Abbott Issued Executive Order GA 26 on June 3, 2020 implementing the third phase of the State of Texas plan to safely open the economy while containing the spread of COVID-19. Under Phase III, effective immediately, all businesses in Texas will be able to operate at up to 50% capacity, with very limited exceptions. Business that previously have been able to operate at 100% capacity may continue to do so, and most outdoor areas are not subject to capacity limits. All businesses and customers should continue to follow minimum standard health protocols laid out by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS). For more details please see the enclosed Executive Order GA 26.
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For more information regarding novel coronavirus activity in the United States, please visit the following websites:
-Center for Disease Control: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
-Texas Health and Human Services: https://dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus/
-Denton County Public Health: https://dentoncounty.gov/Departments/Health-Services/Denton-County-Public-Health/Epidemiology-Notifiable-Conditions/Novel-Coronavirus
If you have questions, please call the Denton County Public Health Coronavirus Hotline at 940-349-2585.
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