New Mexico

COVID-19 Resources

Overview

State Executive and Legislative Orders

  • 09/19/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-064, Renewing the State of Public Health Emergency initially declared in Executive Order 2020-004, other powers invoked in that order and all other orders and directive contained in executive orders tied to the ongoing public health emergency
  • 09/18?2020: Department of Health, Public Health Order, Clarifying that current guidance documents, advisories and emergency public health orders remain in effect, and amending prior public health emergency orders limiting business and non-profit entities’ operations and providing additional restrictions on mass gatherings due to COVID-19
  • 09/03/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-063, Directing individuals travelling to new Mexico to self-isolate or self-quarantine for a limited period and directing the New Mexico Department of Health to initiate lawful isolation and quarantine proceedings for individuals who do not self-isolate or self-quarantine
  • 09/03/2020: Department of Health, Public Health Order, Clarifying the current guidance documents and emergency public health orders remain in effect 
  • 8/28/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-059, Renewing the State of Public Health Emergency initially declared in Executive Oder 2020-004, other powers invoked in that order, and all other orders and directives contained in orders tied to the ongoing Public Health Emergency
  • 8/28/2020: Department of Health, Public Health Order, Clarifying that Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, and Emergency Public Health Orders Remain in Effect; and Amending the March 23, 2020, April 6, 2020, April 11, 2020, April 30, 2020, May 5, 2020, May 15, 2020, May 27, 2020, June 1, 2020, June 12, 2020, June 15, 2020, June 30, 2020, July 13, 2020, and July 30, 2020 Public Health Emergency Orders Closing All Businesses and Non-Profit Entities Except for those Deemed Essential and Providing Additional Restrictions on Mass Gatherings Due to COVID-19 
  • 8/6/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-056, Amended order directing individuals traveling to New Mexico to self-isolate or self-quarantine for a limited period and directing the New Mexico Department of Health to initiate lawful isolation and quarantine proceedings for individuals who do not self-isolate or self-quarantine
  • 7/30/2020: Department of Health Cabinet Secretary, Public Health Emergency Order, Clarifying that Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, and Emergency Public Health Orders Remain in Effect; and Amending the March 23, 2020, April 6, 2020, April 11, 2020, April 30, 2020, May 5, 2020, May 15, 2020, May 27, 2020, June 1, 2020, June 12, 2020, June 15, 2020, June 30, 2020, and July 13, 2020 Public Health Emergency Orders Closing All Businesses and Non-Profit Entities Except for those Deemed Essential and Providing Additional Restrictions on Mass Gatherings Due to COVID-19  
  • 7/30/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-055, Renewing the State of Public Health Emergency initially declared in Executive Order 2020-004, other powers invoked in that order, and all other orders and directives contained in executive orders tied to the ongoing public health emergency
  • 7/1/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-054, Amended Order Directing Individuals Traveling to New Mexico to Self-Isolate
  • 6/30/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-053, Renewing Public Health Emergency 
  • 6/30/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Heath Order Clarifying Current Guidance Documents  
  • 6/15/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying Current Guidance
  • 6/12/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying Current Guidance
  • 6/1/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying That Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, And Emergency Public Health Orders Remain In Effect
  • 6/1/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-037, Amended Order Regarding Travel
  • 6/1/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-036, Renewing State of Public Health Emergency
  • 5/27/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Order Clarifying Current Guidelines and Amending Previous Orders
  • 5/22/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-031, Ordering Flags to Half-Staff to Memorialize the Victims of COVID-19 and Honor Their Family Members and Loved Ones
  • 5/15/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-030, Renewing the State of Public Health Emergency Initially Declared in Executive Order 2020-004, Other Powers Invoked In That Order, and All Other Orders and Directives Contained In Executive Orders Tied to the Public Health Emergency
  • 5/15/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying That Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, And Emergency Public Health Orders Remain In Effect; And Amending The March 23, 2020, April 6, 2020, April 11, 2020, April 30, 2020, And May 5,2020, Public Health Emergency Orders Closing All Businesses And Non-Profit Entities Except For Those Deemed Essential And Providing Additional Restrictions On Mass Gatherings Due To COVID-19
  • 5/9/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-029, Granting City of Gallup’s Third Request for Declaration of Emergency; Imposing Business Closures; Closing Certain Roadways; Limiting Gatherings
  • 5/5/2020: New Mexico Department of Public Heath, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying That Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, And Emergency Public Health Orders Remain In Effect; And Amending The March 23, 2020, April 6, 2020, April 11, 2020 And April 30, 2020 Public Health Emergency Orders Closing All Businesses And Non-Profit Entities Except For Those Deemed Essential And Providing Additional Restrictions On Mass Gatherings Due To COVID-19
  • 5/1/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-27, Granting City of Gallup’s Request for Declaration of Emergency
  • 4/30/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying that Current Guidance Documents, Advisories, and Emergency Public Health Orders Remain in Effect; and Amending the March 23, 2020, April 6, 2020, and April 11 Public Health Emergency Orders Closing All Businesses and Non-Profit Entities Except for those Deemed Essential and Providing Additional Restrictions on Mass Gatherings Due to COVID-19
  • 4/30/2020: New Mexico Department of Health Public Health, Emergency Order Modifying Temporary Restrictions on Non-Essential Health Care Services, Procedures, and Surgeries
  • 4/30/2020: New Mexico Department of Public Health, Public Health Emergency Order Clarifying that Polling Places Shall be Open as Required in the Election Code and Imposing Certain Social Distancing Restrictions on Polling Places
  • 4/30/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-26, Renewing Public Health Emergency
  • 4/23/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-025, Directing All Executive Agencies to Afford a Presumption of a compensable Occupational Disease And to Award Service Credit to Certain Qualifying State Employees and Volunteers
  • 4/11/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Amended
  • 4/11/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Public Health Order Amended to Include Houses of Worship  
  • 4/9/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-024, Order Clarifying that In-Person Shareholders’ and Members’ Meetings are Temporarily Unlawful and Directing that Such Meetings May be held Virtually
  • 4/8/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-023, Authorizing Further Additional Emergency Funds for Personal Protective Equipment, Testing Supplies, and Other Necessary Materials to Address the COVID-19 Epidemic
  • 4/6/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Public Health Order Clarifying Current Guidance Documents
  • 4/6/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-22, Renewing the State of Public Health Emergency Declared in Executive Order 2020-004, Other Powers Invoked in That Order, and All Other Orders and Directives Contained in Executive Orders Tied to the Public Health Emergency 
  • 4/6/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-21, Commuting the Sentences of Incarcerated Individuals Who Meet Certain Criteria and Instructing the Department of Corrections to Release Those Individuals From Its Facilities
  • 4/2/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-020, Order Allowing Certain Canadian Nurses to Provide Care During the Pendency of the COVID-19 Pandemic
  • 4/2/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-019, Authorizing Emergency Funds for the Aging and Long-Term Services Department to Assist in Relief Efforts During the Statewide Public Health Emergency Due to COVID-19
  • 4/2/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-018, Authorizing Additional Emergency Funds for the Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management to Assist in and Coordinate Relief Efforts During the Statewide Public Health Emergency Due to COVID-19
  • 4/1/2020: Office of Superintendent of Insurance, Bulletin 2020-008  
  • 4/1/2020: New Mexico Department of Health, Expanded the State’s Testing Criteria 
  • 3/31/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-017, Directing the New Mexico Department of Transportation to Create Emergency Expedited Special Permits
  • 3/30/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-016, Directing the Motor Vehicle Division of the Taxation and Revenue Department to Temporarily Waive All Late Fees and Penalties That Could be Assessed Under the Motor Vehicle Code; Directing Law Enforcement Not to Issue Citations to Individuals Who Qualify for a Waiver of Late Fees and Penalties in This Order
  • 3/30/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-015, Order Temporarily Permitting Notarial Acts Through Audio-Visual Technology Under Certain Conditions
  • 3/27/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-014, Authorizing Additional Emergency Funds for the Department of Health to Purchase Personal Protective Equipment, Testing Supplies, and Other Necessary Materials to Address the COVID-19 Epidemic
  • 3/27/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-013, Directing Individuals Traveling to New Mexico Through an Airport to Self-Isolate or Self-Quarantine for a Limited Period and Directing the New Mexico Department of Health to Initiate Lawful Isolation and Quarantine Proceedings for Individuals Who Do Not Self-Isolate or Self-Quarantine
  • 3/27/2020, New Mexico Supreme Court, Suspended In-Person Family Visitations for Children in Foster Care, and Ordered the Children, Youth & Families Department to conduct family visits for children who are in foster care through video and telephone conferencing.
  • 3/27/2020, Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-013, Requiring air travelers to New Mexico to self-isolate for at least 14 days
  • 3/27/2020, New Mexico Supreme Court, Ordered a temporary moratorium on evictions for New Mexicans who prove they are unable to pay rent on the land where they park a mobile home that they own
  • 3/26/2020: Office of Superintendent of Insurance, Bulletin 2020-007 
  • 3/26/2020, Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-012, Directing the Closure of All Public Schools for the Remainder of the 2019-2020 Academic Year
  • 3/26/2020, New Mexico Small Business Investment Corporation, Committed up to $25 million to assist New Mexico businesses that have been impacted by COVID-19
  • 3/25/2020,Taxation and Revenue Department, Clarification that no penalties or interest will be assessed on state income tax payments received by July 15
  • 3/24/2020 New Mexico State Investment Council, Authorization of a $100 Million Recovery Loan Fund for New Mexico Businesses
  • 3/24/2020, New Mexico Supreme Court, Ordered a Temporary Stay on Evictions for Non-Payment of Rent
  • 3/24/2020: Secretary of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Temporarily Regulating the Sale and Distribution of PPE Due to Shortages
  • 3/24/2020: Secretary of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Imposing Temporary Restrictions on Non-Essential Health Care Services and Requiring a Report from Certain Providers
  • 3/23/2020: Secretary of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Closing all Businesses and Entities Except for those Deemed Essential
  • 3/20/2020: Office of Superintendent of Insurance, Bulletin 2020-006 – Request to Insurance Companies during Coronavirus 
  • 3/19/2020: Secretary of Health, Public Health Emergency Order Limiting Mass Gatherings and Implementing Other Restrictions
  • 3/17/2020: Office of Superintendent of Insurance, Bulletin 2020-005 – Telemedicine during Coronavirus 
  • 3/16/2020: Secretary of Health, Amended Public Health Order Limiting Mass Gatherings and Implementing Other Restrictions
  • 3/13/2020: Secretary of Health, Public Health Emergency Order to Temporarily Limit Nursing Home Visitation
  • 3/13/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-005, Directing Closure of all Public Schools
  • 3/11/2020: Governor of New Mexico, Executive Order 2020-004, Declaration of State of Public Health Emergency
  • 3/6/2020: Office of Superintendent of Insurance, Bulletin 2020-004 – Coronavirus

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