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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Executive Order Extending Emergency Order Until June 12 Including Business Guidelines

On Thursday, April 30, 2020, Governor Kemp extended protections for the most vulnerable populations and issued guidelines for businesses moving forward. The Executive Order also outlines those who are considered high-risk and/or vulnerable. For more information on Governor Kemp’s Executive Order, please follow the links below. 

Expanded list of individuals who are considered high risk and/or vulnerable:

  • People aged 65 or over
  • People in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, community living arrangements, etc.
  • People with chronic lung disease
  • People with moderate to severe asthma (individuals who experience symptoms at least daily, wake up at least one night per week from symptoms, use short-acting beta agonist for symptom control, have some limitation on normal activity)
  • People with severe heart disease
  • People who are immunocompromised
  • People with class III (BMI 40 or over) or severe obesity (over 100 pounds past healthy body weight) – BMI Calculator
  • People with diabetes
  • People with liver disease
  • People with chronic kidney disease undergoing dialysis


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