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COVID-19: The Latest Travel Restrictions in Each State

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New Mexico
> Self-quarantine: Required for people from high-risk areas. As of Feb. 8, only Hawaii has met the threshold for low-risk.
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Statewide
> Gathering size limit: Vary by county and color-coded system
> COVID-19 cases as of Feb 8: 177,556 — 15th fewest
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Feb 8: 8,473 — 25th most
> Population: 2.1 million

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New York
> Self-quarantine: Must present a negative test taken within 3 days before arrival, then quarantine for the first 3 days in the state, then take another test, If negative, quarantine is no longer required. States that are contiguous with New York are exempt. People who left the state for less than 24 hours do not need to get tested or quarantine.
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: Yes, and fill out a travel health form
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 3+
> Gathering size limit: Vary by zone
> COVID-19 cases as of Feb 8: 1,479,220 — 4th most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Feb 8: 7,569 — 15th fewest
> Population: 19.5 million

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North Carolina
> Self-quarantine: No
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 5+
> Gathering size limit: 10 people indoors, 30% capacity or 100 people outdoors, whichever is less
> COVID-19 cases as of Feb 8: 799,279 — 9th most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Feb 8: 7,697 — 17th fewest
> Population: 10.4 million

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North Dakota
> Self-quarantine: No
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: Recommended
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 5+
> Gathering size limit: Vary based on color-coded tiers
> COVID-19 cases as of Feb 8: 98,184 — 10th fewest
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Feb 8: 12,918 — the most
> Population: 760000

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Ohio
> Self-quarantine: Recommended for visitors from states with a positive test rate of 15% or higher. As of Feb 3 these states are: Pennsylvania, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Mississippi, South Dakota, and Texas
> Option to show proof of negative test to avoid quarantine: No
> Face covering mandate: Statewide, for anyone age 10+
> Gathering size limit: 10 people per residence
> COVID-19 cases as of Feb 8: 922,143 — 7th most
> COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people as of Feb 8: 7,889 — 19th fewest
> Population: 11.7 million

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