A new Executive Order issued Thursday afternoon by Governor Brian Kemp outlines emergency response guidelines amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
The order goes into effect at midnight June 16 and is set to expire at 11:59 p.m. on June 30.
- Sports: Effective June 16, professional sports teams and organizations must follow the rules and guidelines set by their respective leagues. High school and collegiate teams and organizations must follow the rules and guidelines set by their applicable conferences or associations. Amateur sports teams and organizations must follow the criteria for non-critical infrastructure entities outlined in the order.
- Sheltering in Place: Effective immediately, residents and visitors of Georgia who are sixty-five years of age or older are no longer required to shelter in place unless they meet any of the following categories: