On July 15, Governor Kemp issued an extensive and detailed Executive Order. This is a summary prepared by GMA’s Legal Department explaining that order and its impact on local governments.
Municipalities are strongly encouraged to enforce the provisions of Governor Kemp’s Executive Order 07.15.01.20 (the “EO”). This document has been created to provide municipalities a list of violations of the EO in a format that enables municipalities to consider appropriate enforcement measures. The list of violations of the EO is not meant to be an exhaustive list but is meant to capture a large number of possible offenses.
On June 29, 2020, Governor Kemp issued Executive Orders 06.29.20.01 and 06.29.20.02. Executive Order 06.29.20.01 extends the Public Health State of Emergency to 11:59 p.m. on August 11, 2020. Executive Order 06.29.20.02 (hereinafter “the Order”) extends most of the already applicable rules enacted by the Governor. In the Order the Governor lays out detailed provisions to govern the ongoing Public Health State of Emergency.