27 March 2020 – Stay at home order issued for North Carolina

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Private Sector and Businesses, General Public
Level of Jurisdiction: NC
Lead People/Agency: Governor Cooper

Overview: Stay at home order and outline of direction for response to COVID 19, mass gathering redefined as 10 people
Full details here: https://files.nc.gov/governor/documents/files/EO121-Stay-at-Home-Order-3.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL group of non-academics (e.g. business or community leaders), Scientific Evidence (e.g. academic paper, report)
Source of Evidence or Justification: NCDHHS
Evidence/Justification: State and national disaster declarations, DHHS documented case counts and documented community transmission, concern by community medical leaders