02 April 2020 – Residential evictions suspended until 15 May

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Health, Local Government, Private Sector and Businesses, Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: UT
Lead People/Agency: Govenor Gary R. Herbert

Overview: Executive Order 2020-13 temporairly suspend residential evictions of individuals expereincing wage to job loss as a result of COVID-19. This order is set to expire May 15th at 11:59pm and supersede Executive Order 2020-11.
Full details here: https://rules.utah.gov/wp-content/uploads/Utah-Executive-Order-No.-2020-13.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic