Twenty-eight states plus Washington, DC have developed policies that are applicable specifically in emergency situations, such as public health emergencies. Many of these have been issued through Executive Orders. The policies modify state or business operations to mitigate the risks associated with emergency situations, including by encouraging employees to work from home.
Emergency Policies adopted by All States
Click on the map above to see the corresponding policies.
Alternate View of Emergency Policies adopted by All States
Pandemic Telework Manual [Department of Health]
Executive Order – Telework
Executive Order – Work from Home
COVID Telework Resources Website
Statewide Emergency Policy