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Governor Abbott issues executive order terminating air travel restrictions related to pandemic

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Posted at 1:24 PM, May 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-21 14:24:10-04

Governor Greg Abbott issued an Executive Order terminating air travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Governor's new order immediately terminates all restrictions contained in the Governor's previous Executive Order that mandated temporary quarantines for air travelers arriving from the following areas of the United States: California; Connecticut; New York; New Jersey; Washington; Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Detroit, Michigan; or Miami, Florida.

View the Governor's Executive Order relating to the termination of air travel restrictions as part of the safe, strategic plan to Open Texas in response to the COVID-19 disaster.