California, Hawaii and 4 Other States Removed From NY Quarantine List
If visiting New York is in your travel plans, then you might be able to do so if you are in one of several states that were removed list of quarantine states.
California, Hawaii, Maryland, Minnesota, Nevada and Ohio, as well as the Northern Mariana Islands, have been removed from the Empire State’s list of quarantine states, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday.
But there’s also bad news for Puerto Ricans. The island has been added to the list because its COVID-19 infection rates slipped above safe thresholds, according to the release.
There are still 30 states and territories on New York’s quarantine list, meaning travelers from those areas must isolate for 14 days upon arriving in the state. Failure to do so could result in hefty fines or worse. The full travel advisory list is:
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Puerto Rico
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- West Virginia