17 March 2020 – Five COVID-19 taskforces created

Type of Intervention: Advisory
Sectors Involved: Health, Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: WY
Lead People/Agency: Governor Mark Gordon

Overview: Governor Mark Gordon created five coronavirus task forces. Each will be headed by one of the five top-elected officials in order to provide a coordinated, focused response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Full details here: https://governor.wyo.gov/media/news-releases/2020-news-releases/governor-gordon-announces-coronavirus-task-forces

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