Coronavirus News

Kentucky Imposes Mandatory Face Covering Requirement

In response to the rapid spread of COVID-19 across the country and the rising number of cases in Kentucky, on July 9, 2020, Governor Beshear announced that effective at 5 p.m. on Friday, July 10, people in Kentucky must cover their nose and mouth with a face covering in several enumerated situations that present a high risk of COVID-19 transmission, including health care settings. Several exemptions will apply. The Order is effective for 30 days and will be reviewed and subject to renewal upon its expiration.