On April 30, 2020 Governor JB Pritzker extended an executive order for all Illinoisans to stay at home or place of residence, effective May 1, thru May 30, 2020. It states:
Households must limit the number of members who enter stores to the minimum necessary.
Section 2. Stay at Home; Social Distancing Requirements; and Essential Businesses and Operations
Healthcare and Public Health Operations also includes veterinary care and all healthcare and grooming services provided to animals.
Healthcare and Public Health Operations shall be construed broadly to avoid any impacts to the delivery of healthcare, broadly defined. Healthcare and Public Health Operations does not include fitness and exercise gyms, spas, salons, barber shops, tattoo parlors, and similar facilities.
Human Services Operations shall be construed broadly to avoid any impacts to the delivery of human services, broadly defined.
Essential Infrastructure shall be construed broadly to avoid any impacts to essential infrastructure, broadly defined.
This Executive Order does not apply to the United States government. Nothing in this Executive Order shall prohibit any individual from performing or accessing Essential Governmental Functions.
Section 3. Savings clause.
If any provision of this Executive Order or its application to any person or circumstance is held invalid by any court of competent jurisdiction, this invalidity does not affect any other provision or application of this Executive Order, which can be given effect without the invalid provision or application. To achieve this purpose, the provisions of this Executive Order are declared to be severable. This Executive Order is meant to be read consistently with any Court order regarding this Executive Order.
View the full COVID-19 Executive Order No. 30 – EXECUTIVE ORDER IN RESPONSE TO COVID-19 (COVID-19 EXECUTIVE ORDER 2020 -32).
Visit the Cook County Department of Public Health COVID-19 webpage for more information. If you have questions or concerns, please call the Cook County COVID-19 Hotline at 708-633-3319 or email CCDPH.COVID19@cookcountyhhs.org. For the latest updates, text “ALERTCOOK” to 888-777.