New York State has issued a travel advisory that requires "all travelers coming from states with significant rates of transmission of COVID-19 (hereinafter "designated states") to quarantine for a 14-day period from the time of their last contact within such designated state(s)." The requirements of the travel advisory do not apply to you if you passed through a designated state for a limited duration (i.e., less than 24 hours). The advisory contains requirements for quarantining, including, among others: separate quarters with a separate bathrooms for each individual or family group; food being delivered to the person’s or family’s quarters; and notification of medical facilities if an individual begins to experience more than mild symptoms and may require medical assistance.
Updated January 4, 2021Governor Andrew M. Cuomo has announced new guidelines allowing travelers to New York to “test out” of the mandatory 10-day quarantine for asymptomatic individuals. Travelers from states that are contiguous with New York are exempt from the travel advisory; however covered travelers must continue to fill out the Traveler Health Form Traveler Health Form. Essential workers will continue to be exempt as well. The guidance also applies to any person who has traveled to CDC Levels 2 and higher Health Notice country under the COVID risk assessment.
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