The Executive Order primarily functions to enumerate the Governor’s emergency powers during a Public Health State of Emergency. The Executive Order allows for the Governor to assist health and emergency management officials by deploying available resources for the mitigation and treatment of COVID-19 within Georgia.
Rebecca Hu & Ellen Y. Min,
PUBLIC HEALTH STATE OF EMERGENCY: Executive Order by the Governor Declaring a Public Health State of Emergency,
Ga. St. U. L. Rev.
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