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COVID-19: The Latest Travel Restrictions by State

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Alabama
> Self-quarantine: No
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Extended through March 5, for anyone age 7+
> Gathering size limit: None, social distancing required
> COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 449,086 — 20th most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Jan 27: 9,188 — 13th most
> Population: 4.9 million

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Alaska
> Self-quarantine: Yes, until results from COVID-19 test are in. Must get a second test done 5 to 14 days after arriving in Alaska.
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: Yes, and fill out a health form
> Face covering mandate: Required for certain workers
> Gathering size limit: 10 people indoors, 20 people outdoors in Anchorage
> COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 53,670 — 5th fewest
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Jan 27: 7,278 — 17th fewest
> Population: 737,000

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Arizona
> Self-quarantine: No
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Required for certain workers
> Gathering size limit: 50 people
> COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 738,561 — 8th most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Jan 27: 10,298 — 6th most
> Population: 7.2 million

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Arkansas
> Self-quarantine: No
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 10+
> Gathering size limit: Gatherings of 10 or fewer people are permitted with no approved plan.
> COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 288,964 — 21st fewest
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Jan 27: 9,588 — 10th most
> Population: 3.0 million

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California
> Self-quarantine: Anyone coming to the state is encouraged to quarantine for 10 days. Mandates vary by region; San Francisco has a mandatory 10-day quarantine for those coming from outside the Bay Area. In regions without a stay-at-home order, hotels can only accept an out-of-state reservation for nonessential travel if it’s for at least as long as the quarantine period.
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: Yes only for LA county, must fill out health form
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 2+
> Gathering size limit: Vary by county depending on a four-tier system.
> COVID-19 cases as of Jan 27: 3,169,914 — the most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Jan 27: 8,014 — 25th most
> Population: 39.6 million