01 June 2020 – Further powers to force isolation or quarantine

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Self-isolate/Self-quarantine
Sectors Involved: Health, Social Services, Transportation
Level of Jurisdiction: NM
Lead People/Agency: Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham

Overview: Executive Order 2020-037 amends the order that directs individual traveling to New Mexico through an airport to self-isolate or self-quarantine for a limited period of time. This order also directs the New Mexico Department of Health to initiate lawful isolation and quarantine proceeding for those who do not self-isolate or self-quarantine.
Full details here: https://www.governor.state.nm.us/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Executive-Order-2020-037-1.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat