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Quarantine for Visitors from New York, New Orleans

Post Date:03/26/2020 3:19 PM
Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued a new executive order on Thursday, requiring people from the New York tri-state area and the city of New Orleans into a mandatory quarantine for 14 days or until the end of their visit in the state, administered by Texas DPS.

All visitors arriving by plane from New York, New Jersey, Connecticut or New Orleans must quarantine

Failing to obey this quarantine will be considered a criminal act, punishable by a $1,000 fine or 180 days in jail.
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Media Contact: Devin Sanchez, Director of Communications, ddsanchez@odessa-tx.gov
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