Connecticut

COVID-19 Resources

Overview

State Executive and Legislative Orders

  • 6/4/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7WW, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Technical clarifications regarding the ballot petitioning process for the August 2020 primary and November 2020 general election; and Further clarification of limits on alcohol service and sales related to catering. 
  • 6/2/2020: Governor of Rhode Island, Executive Order No. 7VV, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Amended limitation on program sizes in child care. 
  • 6/1/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7UU, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Mandatory COVID-19 testing for staff of private and municipal nursing homes, residential communities and assisted living agencies; and Determination of suitable work.
  • 5/29/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7TT, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Reopening of barbershops and hair salons on June 1; and Amended prohibitions on large gatherings. 
  • 5/27/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7SS, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Permits the creation of a temporary nurse aide position. 
  • 5/21/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7RR, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including early intervention coverage and waivers for guest books at private clubs 
  • 5/20/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order NO. 7QQ, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including the use of absentee ballots 
  • 5/18/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7PP, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Reopening Phase 1 
  • 5/14/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7OO, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Procedures for local appointments and elections requiring in-person vote
  • 5/13/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7NN, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations 
  • 5/12/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7MM, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations 
  • 5/11/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7LL, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Modifications to the petitioning process for the August primary 
  • 5/7/2020:Govenor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7KK, Takes several emergency actions in response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the governor's civil preparedness and public health declarations, including: Pharmacists are permitted to order and administer Food and Drug Administration approved tests for COVID-19. 
  • 5/6/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. JJ, Protection of public health and safety during COVID-19 pandemic and response – municipal governance measures and authorization for deep to conduct programs through distance learning
  • 5/5/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7II, protection of public health and safety during COVID-19 pandemic and response – extension of school cancellation, home health care coverage, and food assistance measures
  • 5/3/2020: Connecticut announces multi-state agreement to develop regional supply chain
  • 5/1/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7HH, Takes Emergency Actions in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak, including Mandatory suspension of annual town meeting or referendum to adopt budget; and Authorization for common-interest communities to hold meetings remotely. 
  • 4/27/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7FF, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—Expansion of Telehealth Availability
  • 4/23/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7EE, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response — Mandatory Reporting for Nursing Home and Assisted Living Facilities, Medicaid Administrative Waivers  
  • 4/22/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7DD, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response — expansion of healthcare workforce 
  • 4/22/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7CC, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—addressing municipal fiscal authority, benefits protection, access to courts without certain in-person actions
  • 4/17/2020: Governor Lamont, Executive Order No. 7BB, Protection of Public Health and Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—Use of Facemasks or Cloth Face Coverings, Rescheduling of Presidential Preference Primary to August 11
  • 4/15/2020: Governor Lamont, Executive Order No. 7AA, Protection of Public Health and Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—Temporary Additional Nursing Home Beds
  • 4/14/2020: Governor Lamont, Executive Order No. 7Z, Protection of Public Health and Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—Emergency Procurement, Remote Conduct of Assessment Appeals Hearings, Out of State Security Officers
  • 4/11//2020: Governor Lamont, Executive Order No. 7Y, Protection of Public Health and Safety During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Responses—Nursing Home Surge Plan
  • 4/13/2020: Governor Lamont, Governor Cuomo, Governor Murphy, Governor Raimondo, Governor Wolf, Governor Carney Announce Multi-State Council to Get People Back to Work and Restore the Economy
  • 4/12/2020: Governor Lamont, Press Release, Governor Lamont provides update on Connecticut’s coronavirus response efforts 
  • 4/10/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7X, Protection of Public Health and Safety during COVID-19 pandemic  
  • 4/7/2020: Governor of Connecticut issues Executive Order telling Connecticut residents to “Stay Safe, Stay Home.”  
  • 4/6/2020: Governor of Connecticut issues Frequently Asked Questions on the State of Connecticut’s Actions Related to COVID-19 
  • 4/5/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No TU, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response—Protections from Civil Liability for Healthcare Providers and Billing Protections from Patients
  • 4/2/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7T, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Safe Lodging, Liquor Delivery, Additional Flexibility for Victims of Domestic Violence, Other Measures 
  • 4/1/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7S, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Safe Stores, Relief for Policyholders, Taxpayers, and Tenants 
  • 3/31/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7R, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Education Workforce Sustainability, State Parks Capacity Control and Curbside Liquor Pickup
  • 3/30/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7Q, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Childcare Safety, Remote Notarization Update
  • 3/28/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7P, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Safe Housing for People Experiencing Homelessness, First Responders, and Healthcare Workers
  • 3/27/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7O, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Flexibility in DPH Licensing Renewal Requirements and Provider Assignment, Expanded Hand Sanitizer Production, Waiver of Birth-To-Three-Fees
  • 3/26/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7N, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Increased Distancing, Expanded Family Assistance, and Academic Assessment Suspension
  • 3/25/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7M, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Extension of Agency Administrative Deadlines
  • 3/24/2020: Insurance Commissioner, Bulletin IC-40, To All Admitted and Non-Admitted Insurance Companies, All Licensed Producers, and Other Interest Parties
  • 3/24/2020: Insurance Commissioner, Bulletin FS-36, To All Insurance Companies, Health Care Centers and Fraternal Benefit Societies Authorized to Do Business in the State of Connecticut
  • 3/24/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No 7L, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Extension of School Cancellation, Municipal Retiree Reemployment, Open Fishing Season and Additional Public Health Measures
  • 3/23/2020: Department of Transportation, Emergency Declaration – Regarding Vehicles Carrying Divisible Loads
  • 3/23/2020: Department of Public Health, Order, Allowing Out-of-State Practitioners to Render Temporary Assistance
  • 3/23/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7K, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Remote Notarization, Suspension of Non-Critical Probate and Workers' Compensation Operations, and Various Public Health Measures
  • 3/22/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7J, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response – Clarifying EO NO. 7H Regarding Operations at Non-Essential Businesses and Providing for Rapid State Government Emergency Response
  • 3/21/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7I – Municipal Operations and Availability of Assistance and Healthcare
  • 3/20/2020: Department of Revenue Services, Extending Filing Deadline for Certain Annual State Business Tax Returns 
  • 3/20/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7H – Restrictions on Workplaces for Non-Essential Businesses, Coordinated Response Effort 
  • 3/19/2020: Department of Consumer Protection, Implementation Order – Limits on Restaurant, Bar, Private Club Operations and Other Permit Types
  • 3/19/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7G – Presidential Primary Postponement and Additional Public Health Measures
  • 3/18/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7F – Closing Shopping Malls, Closing Places of Public Amusement, Expanding Medicaid Telehealth Coverage, Waiving In-Person Service, Hearing, and Screening Requirements for Certain Probate Court Proceeding
  • 3/17/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7E – Waiving Requirements for 180-Day School Year, Extending Various Licenses and Permits, Suspending Certain Requirements for Recoupment of Overpayment and Hearing Conducted by the Department of Social Services
  • 3/16/2020: Department of Consumer Protection, Implementation Order – Procedure for Refunds of Temporary Liquor Permits for Cancelled Events
  • 3/16/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7D – Crowd Reduction and Social Distancing – Crowd Reduction 
  • 3/15/2020: Department of Consumer Protection, Implementation Order – Permitting Pharmacies to Compound and Sell Hand Sanitizer
  • 3/15/2020: Department of Revenue Services, Extending Filing Deadline for Certain Annual State Business Tax Returns 
  • 3/15/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7C, Further Suspension or Modification of Statutes – Cancelling Classes in Public and Private Schools for Two Weeks, Closure of Department of Motor Vehicles, Extending Deadlines for Municipal Budget Preparations, and Modifying Visitation and Certain Health Care Settings
  • 3/14/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7B, Further Suspension or Modification of Statutes – Modifying In-Person Open Meeting Requirements, Waiving Certain Rules to Mitigate Shortage of Hand Sanitizer and Personal Protective Equipment, Providing for Increased Healthcare Resources
  • 3/13/2020: Department of Public Health, Order to nursing home facilities, residential care homes, and chronic disease hospitals implementing 30-day visitor restrictions
  • 3/13/2020: Department of Motor Vehicle, Notice of Waiver of Certain Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations
  • 3/13/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7A, Protection of Residents of Nursing Home Facilities, Residential Care Homes and Chronic Disease Hospitals
  • 3/12/2020: Department of Motor Vehicles, Notice of Extension of Expiration Date or Period of Validity of Licenses, Permits and Identity Cards
  • 3/12/2020: Attorney General, Docket No. 20-03-15 – Emergency Petition of William Tong, Attorney General for the State of Connecticut for a Proceeding to Establish a State of Emergency Utility Shut-off Moratorium
  • 3/12/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Executive Order No. 7, Protection of Public Health and Safety During COVID-19 Pandemic and Response
  • 3/11/2020: Insurance Commissioner, Notice to All Travelers and Travel Insurers –Trip Cancellations During Governor Lamont's Coronavirus COVID-19 Emergency Declaration
  • 3/10/2020: Governor of Connecticut, Declaration of Public Health and Civil Preparedness Emergencies

City of Bridgeport

  • Bridgeport News
  • 5/7/2020: City Mayor, Executive Order 3, Temporarily Suspending Local Zoning, Licensing, Permitting and Other Regulatory Requirements  
  • 4/16/2020: Mayor of Bridgeport, Emergency Order 2, requiring mandatory use of face coverings in city parks, retail establishments, and other public properties 
  • 3/19/2020: Mayor of Bridgeport, Emergency Order banning gathering of more than 10 individuals

City of New Haven

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