Wednesday, November 25, 2020
On Tuesday, November 24, 2020, Governor Janet Mills issued a proclamation extending Maine’s state of civil emergency by means of December 23, 2020. That is the ninth proclamation renewing the state of civil emergency (which, by regulation, terminates in 30 days except renewed by the governor), and retains Maine in step with practically each different state within the nation.
As with the earlier renewals, this proclamation permits Governor Mills to proceed deploying all accessible state assets to reply to the pandemic.The proclamation additionally continues to grant emergency powers to the Division of Well being and Human Companies, and continues Maine’s eligibility for sure federal assist associated to COVID-19. Since Maine’s new fiscal yr started on July 1, 2020, the numbering of government orders has began at primary for Fiscal Yr 2020/2021.
The brand new proclamation doesn’t change the expiration dates of Government Order 55 (FY 19/20), An Order to Additional Implement the Restarting Plan; Government Order 14 (FY 20/21), An Order to Implement Part 4 of the Restarting Maine’s Financial system Plan; or Government Order 16 (FY 20/21), An Order to Revise Indoor Gathering Limits, Strengthen Face Protecting Necessities and Delegate Sure Authority. These orders stay in impact till rescinded. Nor does it change the expiration dates of Government Order 57 (FY19/20), An Order Concerning Vacationers into Maine (which additionally authorizes the implementation of the Preserve Maine Wholesome Plan), or Government Order 2 (FY 20/21), An Order Strengthening the Use of Face Coverings. These orders stay in impact except sooner amended, renewed, or terminated.
As well as, a number of different government orders (listed under and summarized) have been prolonged because of the brand new proclamation.
The next orders proceed in impact till the termination of the state of civil emergency except rescinded sooner:
Government Order 23 (FY 19/20), Suspending Provisions of the Maine Pharmacy Act to Facilitate the Continuation of Out-of-State Scientific Trials of Investigational Medication
Government Order 35 (FY 19/20), Suspending Enforcement of Provisions of Sure Licensing Statutes
Government Order 42 (FY 19/20), COVID-19 Associated Mortgage Assure Program
Government Order 43 (FY 19/20), Extraordinary Emergency Monetary Orders
Government Order 46 (FY 19/20), Legislation Enforcement Associated Licensing Necessities and Coaching Deadlines
Government Order 47 (FY 19/20), Eligibility for Youngsters’s Homeless Shelters
Government Order 48 (FY 19/20), Rulemaking for Federal Funding of MaineCare
Government Order 54 (FY 19/20), Admissions to the Division of Corrections
Government Order 5 (FY20/21), Lease Helps and Housing Protections
Government Order 6 (FY 20/21), Outside Gatherings and Face Coverings for Youngsters
Government Order 9 (FY 20/21), Amending Government Orders 55 FY 19/20 and 1 FY 20/21
Government Order 12 (FY 20/21), Work Search Necessities for Unemployment Profit Eligibility
Government Order 17 (FY 20/21), Coaching Deadlines for Judicial Marshals
The next orders will expire 30 days after the termination of the state of civil emergency except rescinded sooner:
Government Order 18 (FY 19/20), Compliance Dates Beneath Sure Motor Car Legal guidelines
Government Order 24 (FY 19/20), Recycling and Stable Waste Facility Working Hours
Government Order 30-A (FY 19/20), Extension of the Present Use Taxation Deadline
Government Order 31 (FY 19/20), Extending Deadlines Associated to Sure Property Tax Exemptions
Government Order 37 (FY 19/20), Modifying Sure In-Particular person Notarization and Acknowledgement Necessities
Government Order 38 (FY 19/20), Expiration of Optometric Lens Prescriptions
Government Order 40 (FY 19/20), Illegal Evictions, Writs of Possession and Initiation of Eviction Proceedings
Government Order 44 (FY 19/20), Extending a Sure Reporting Interval (pertaining to sentinel occasions)
Government Order 7 (FY 20/21), Pre-Okay-12 Schooling
The next orders will expire 90 days after the termination of the state of civil emergency except rescinded sooner:
Government Order 1 (FY 20/21), Suspending Enforcement of Sure Licensing Statutes and Guidelines (pertaining to skilled licenses)
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