Massachusetts lifts COVID travel restrictions on 3 more states
A total of 13 states are now exempt from the Massachusetts’ travel order mandating people coming to the state quarantine for two weeks on arrival.
Over the weekend, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health added Oregon, Washington state and Wyoming to the list of lower-risk states exempt from Gov. Charlie Baker’s travel order.
Travelers from those states will not have to quarantine for 14 days or show a negative COVID-19 test result administered no more than 72 hours prior to arriving in the Bay State.
People who do not comply with the governor’s order could face a fine of $500 per day.
The list of COVID lower-risk states are:
- New Hampshire
- New Jersey
- New York
- Washington state
- West Virginia