18 March 2020 – Additional urgent measures applicable on whole national territory

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Case identification, contact tracing and related measures
Sectors Involved: Quarantine
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Who enters Italy, by plane, train, by sea or by road, even in the absence of symptoms, is obliged to immediately communicate their entry into the country to the Department of Prevention of the local health authority. The person is then subjected to health surveillance and fiduciary isolation for 14 days. This is what a decree signed yesterday by the Minister of Health, Roberto Speranza, and by that of Infrastructure and Transport, Paola De Micheli. The measure is valid until March 25 and serves to counter the further spread of the new coronavirus epidemic.
Full details here: http://www.trovanorme.salute.gov.it/norme/dettaglioAtto?id=73717