Governor's Executive Orders

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has issued several executive orders since April 2020, all part of the national effort to stop the spread of the deadly coronavirus COVID-19.

View and/or download these orders in PDF form here:

07.31.20.01 (100.91 KB) - Renewing the public heath state of emergency last renewed on June 29 2020 in response to COVID-19

07.31.20.02 (1.88 MB) - Providing additional guidance and empowering a healthy Georgia in response to COVID-19

07.15.20.01 (95.52 KB) - Providing additional guidance and empowering a healthy Georgia in response to COVID-19

06.29.20.02 (1.65 MB) - Providing additional guidance and empowering a healthy Georgia in response to COVID-19

06.29.20.01 (95.52 KB) - Renewing the public heath state of emergency last renewed on May 28 2020 in response to COVID-19

06.11.20.01 (1.64 MB) - Providing additional guidance and empowering a healthy Georgia in response to COVID-19

05.28.20.02 (3.01 MB) - Providing on going guidance for reviving a health Georgia in response to COVID-19

05.28.20.01 (191.65 KB) - Renewing the public heath state of emergency issued on March 14 and renewed on April 8 and April 30 to assist with the state's response to COVID-19

05.12.20.01 (84.36 KB) - Providing additional guidance for reviving a healthy Georgia in response to COVID-19 

04.20.20.01 (264.89 KB) - Providing Flexibility For Health Care Practices, Moving Certain Businesses to Minimum Operations & Providing for Emergency Response

04.08.20.02 (57.82 KB) - Renewing the Public Health State of Emergency to assist with the state's response to COVID-19 

04.03.20.02 (1.1 MB) - Expanding the definition of Essential Services and clarifying enforcement provisions in Executive Order 04.02.20.01

04.03.20.01 (56.94 KB) - Authorizing sheriffs to enforce the provisions of Executive Order 04.02.20.01 involving businesses, establishments, for-profit corporations, non-profit corporations, and organizations

04.02.20.01 (357.61 KB) - Issuing a statewide shelter in place to stop the spread of COVID-19

04.01.20.01 (96.67 KB) - Closing public elementary and secondary schools through the end of the 2019-2020 school year to stop the spread of COVID-19