On Monday, May 10, 2021, Governor Oliver signed Constitutional Emergency Order (CEO) 20-06.  The CEO continues Pohnpei’s state of emergency in response to the continuous and imminent threat of COVID-19.  The CEO reactivates the Pohnpei COVID-19 Emergency Task Force, places Pohnpei’s COVID readiness condition based on the already established COVID-19 contingency response plan, and sets penalties for any violation of the provisions of the CEO at not less than $1,000 or imprisonment for not less than one year, or both such fine and imprisonment. 

All prior policies, guidelines, and procedures established with respect to COVID-19 since the expiration of Constitutional Emergency Order No. 20-05 remain the same including, but not limited to, international and interstate travel.  The new CEO unless revoked or amended sooner will be effective for 30 days from May 11, 2021. 

CEO 20-06 is attached, in PDF format, to this post for your reference:

CEO 20-06

 

By PIO

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