Executive Order 119 (4/7/20)

Governor Phil Murphy signed Executive Order No. 119 on April 7, which extends the Public Health Emergency declared on March 9, 2020 through Executive Order No. 103. Under the Emergency Health Powers Act, a declared public health emergency expires after 30 days unless renewed.

In summary:

This order extends all Executive Orders issued under the Governor’s authority under the Emergency Health Powers Act. It also extends all actions taken by any Executive Branch departments and agencies in response to the Public Health Emergency presented by the COVID-19 outbreak. 

For a copy of Executive Order No. 119, click here.