Governor Polis takes action in response to COVID-19 pandemic

DENVER – Governor Polis took action in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Governor Polis extended an executive order related to protections provided to Colorado tenants from late fees due to COVID-19. 

The governor also extended an executive order that temporarily suspends certain state statutory deadlines to allow the continued use of federal funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act of 2020 (CARES Act).

Governor Polis amended and extended an executive order pertaining to juvenile justice. The amendment allows two provisions to expire, concerning the use of seclusion and detention for individuals who are 18 years of age or older. The other provisions are extended for an additional 30 days.

The governor also extended an executive order that allows veterinarians to provide telehealth services.

Governor Polis takes action in response to COVID-19 pandemic