23 July 2020 – Face covering requirements extended to 7 August

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Face Coverings
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: UT
Lead People/Agency: Govenor Gary R. Herbert

Overview: Executive Order 2020-45 updates the requirments regarding face coverings in State facilities. This order will stay in effect untl August 7th at 11:59pm. This order rescinds and replaces Executive Order 2020-41.
Full details here: https://rules.utah.gov/wp-content/uploads/Utah-Executive-Order-No.-45.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic