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On March 30, Governor Phil Murphy and Superintendent of the State Police Colonel Patrick Callahan announced an Administrative Order amending which businesses are permitted to operate and clarifying ways in which some businesses may operate in accordance with Executive Order No. 107.
Updated: March 30, 10:00 p.m.
The Administrative Order states the following:
- Individual appointments to view real estate with realtors by individuals or families shall be considered essential retail business. Open houses are still considered impermissible gatherings.
- Car dealers may continue to conduct online sales or remote sales that are consistent with current law. In the event of such a sale, the car may be delivered to the purchaser or the purchaser can pick up the car curbside or in the dealership service lane.
- In accordance with the guidance released by the federal Department of Homeland Security, effective Tuesday, March 31, at 8:00 a.m., firearms retailers are permitted to operate – by appointment only and during limited hours – to conduct business which, under law, must be done in person. The NICS background check system will be up and running to process firearms purchases.
- Golf courses are considered recreational and entertainment businesses that must close to the public and to members associated with private golf clubs.
The Order takes effect immediately. A copy of the Administrative Order can be found here.
On March 24, Governor Phil Murphy and Superintendent of the State Police Colonel Patrick Callahan today announced an Administrative Order permitting additional retail businesses to operate during their normal business hours.
Effective immediately, the following businesses are considered essential in accordance with Executive Order No. 107:
- Mobile phone retail and repair shops;
- Bicycle shops, but only to provide service and repair;
- Livestock feed stores;
- Nurseries and garden centers;
- Farming equipment stores.
Businesses that remain operational must comply with social distancing. A copy of the Administrative Order can be found here.
Updated: 4/1, 3:15 p.m.
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