Gov. Reynolds signs new proclamation continuing State Public Health Emergency Declaration 

Written by Theresa Rose on March 27, 2020

DES MOINES –  Thursday Gov. Reynolds signed a new proclamation continuing the State Public Health Emergency Declaration, suspending elective and nonessential medical and dental procedures, extending and expanding retail business closures, ordering health care facilities and nursing homes to engage in advanced health care screenings, and removing additional legal barriers to ensure a continued strong response to this disaster.

The state of public health disaster emergency shall expire on April 16, 2020, at 11:59 p.m., unless sooner terminated or extended by the governor.

Read the entire proclamation online here: