Executive Orders Regarding COVID-19

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Extending conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations during state of disaster emergency.

Temporary relief from certain restrictions concerning shared work programs during state of disaster emergency.

Temporarily suspending certain rules relating to sale of alcoholic beverages during state of disaster emergency.

Licensure, Certification, and Registration for persons and Licensure of “Adult Care Homes” during state of disaster emergency.

Temporarily allowing notaries and witnesses to act via audio-video communication technology during state of disaster emergency.

Extending professional and occupational licenses during state of disaster emergency.  

Allowing certain deferred tax deadlines and payments during the state of disaster emergency. 

Drivers’ license and vehicle registration and regulation during state of disaster emergency.  

Temporarily expanding telemedicine and addressing certain licensing requirements to facilitate economic recovery and prevent future outbreaks of COVID-19.

Implementing Phase 2 of “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen KANSAS.” (Para leer en español, haga clic aquí).

Extending conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Temporary relief from certain restrictions concerning shared work programs.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-34 on May 22, 2020)

Implementing Phase 1.5 of “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen KANSAS”. (Para leer en español, haga clic aquí).

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-31 on May 18, 2020)

Implementing Phase One of “Ad Astra: A Plan to Reopen KANSAS.”  (Para leer en español, haga clic aquí).

Reissuing and extending certain Executive Orders relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Para leer en español, haga clic aquí).

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily suspending certain rules relating to the sale of alcoholic beverages.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Providing temporary relief from certain restrictions and requirements governing the provision of medical services.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-29 on May 4, 2020)

Temporarily prohibiting mass gatherings of more than 10 people to limit the spread of COVID-19 and rescinding Executive Order #20-18. 

*Note: The federal court ruling only applies to the First Baptist Church of Dodge City and the Cavalry Baptist Church of Junction City, the two churches that filed the lawsuit. Because this order rescinds EO #20-18, the ruling applies to EO #20-25 as well.​

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-29 on May 4, 2020)

Extending Executive Order #20-16 to May 3, 2020. 

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Related to licensure, certification and registration for persons and licensure of “Adult Care Homes” during public health emergency.

(extended until May 15, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Extending conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Suspending the issuance of general nonresident spring 2020 turkey permits. 

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily allowing notaries and witnesses to act via audio-video communication technology.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Extending professional and occupational licenses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-25)

Temporarily prohibiting mass gatherings of more than 10 people to limit the spread of COVID-19 and rescinding Executive Order #20-14.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporary relief from certain unemployment insurance requirements in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-29 on May 4, 2020)

(extended until May 3, 2020 by Executive Order #20-24)

Establishing a statewide "stay home" order in conjunction with the Kansas Essential Function Framework for COVID-19 response efforts.​ (Para leer en español, haga clic aquí).

Businesses seeking exemptions and with questions, visit here and email here.

Establishing the Kansas Essential Function Framework for COVID-19 response efforts.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-18)

Temporarily prohibiting mass gatherings of 10 or more people to limit the spread of COVID-19 and rescinding Executive Order #20-04.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Allowing certain deferred tax deadlines and payments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Drivers’ license and vehicle registration and regulation during a public health emergency.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily requiring continuation of waste removal and recycling services.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Rescinding Executive Order #20-06 and temporarily prohibiting certain foreclosures and evictions.

Conditional and temporary relief from certain motor carrier rules and regulations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily expanding telemedicine and addressing certain licensing requirements to combat the effects of COVID-19.​

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily closing K-12 schools to slow the spread of COVID-19.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-10)

Temporarily prohibiting evictions and foreclosures.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Temporarily prohibiting utility and internet disconnects.

(rescinded by Executive Order #20-14)

Temporarily prohibiting mass gatherings to limit the spread of COVID-19.

(extended until May 31, 2020 by Executive Order #20-28)

Extending states of local disaster emergency relating to COVID-19.

All Executive Orders regarding COVID-19 can also be found on the Governor's website here.

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