13 March 2020 – Governor declares state of emergency, gatherings of more than 100 cancelled.

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Type of Intervention: Resource allocation
Sectors Involved: Emergency response mechanisms
Level of Jurisdiction: Delaware
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Governor Carney declare state of emergency in Delaware, effective Friday 13th of March. DSHS, shall consider responsive actions with respect to facility closures, isolation and quarantine measures, including quarantine of individuals or groups of individuals, and such other measures as they deem necessary to protect the health and safety of the public. DPH is authorized to purchase and distribute antitoxins, serums, vaccines, immunizing agents, antibiotics and other pharmaceutical agents, health care supplies or medical supplies.
Full details here: https://governor.delaware.gov/health-soe/state-of-emergency/