30 March 2020 – Lockdown extended, vehicle number system established

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence, Central Bank, Corrections / Justice, Education, Executive Office, Finance/Economy, Health, Local Government, Military, Private Sector and Businesses, Police and Interior Affairs, Research and Development, Supply Chains, Tourism, Transportation
Level of Jurisdiction: PR
Lead People/Agency: Governor

Overview: The Governor of Puerto Rico, Wanda Vázquez Garced, announced that she will extend the “lockdown” and curfew established in Executive Order 2020-023 until April 12 for the benefit of citizens in the face of the world emergency created by the COVID -19. Starting March 31, days will be designated to be able to transit, according to the last number of the vehicle’s tablet. Even numbers can travel on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Odd numbers may pass on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Full details here: https://www.trabajo.pr.gov/docs/Boletines/OE-2020-029_Extensio%CC%81n_de_Medidas_(Toque_de_Queda)_para_Prevenir_el_Contagio_del_Coronavirus.pdf

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat