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State of New Jersey - Governor Murphy's Executive Orders

No. Subject Date Issued
 254 Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Cape May Beach Patrol Lifeguard Norman V. Inferrera, III
 8/24/2021
 253 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Instituting Vaccination or Testing Requirement for All Preschool to Grade 12 Personnel   8/23/2021
 252 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Instituting Vaccination or Testing Requirement for Workers in Health Care Facilities and High-Risk Congregate Settings   8/6/2021
 251 Governor Murphy Announces Indoor Mask Requirements for Beginning of 2021-2022 School Year  8/6/2021
 250  Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka  8/6/2021
 249 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Updating Evictions Moratorium to Align With Legislation Signed Earlier Today   8/4/2021
 248 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Updating Procedures Related to the National Incident Management System   7/20/2021
 247  Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Former Camden Mayor Gwendolyn Faison  7/12/2021
 246  Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Ending Moratorium on Utility Shutoffs, Establishes Six-Month Grace Period for All Customers  6/14/2021
 245 Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Private First Class Dalton Beals   6/8/2021
 244  Governor Murphy Signs Legislation and Executive Order Ending COVID-19 Public Health Emergency  6/4/2021
 243  Governor Murphy Announces Updated Guidance for Businesses, Non-Profits, and Indoor Workplaces  5/26/2021
 242 Governor Murphy Lifts Major COVID-19 Restrictions, Moves Forward with Most Significant Reopening Steps to Date   5/24/2021
 241 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Eliminating Mask Requirement in Outdoor Public Spaces   5/17/2021
 240
 Governor Murphy, Senate President Sweeney, and Assembly Speaker Coughlin Announce Intention to End COVID-19 Public Health Emergency  5/14/2021
239  Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Implementing Second Phase of COVID-19 Restriction Easing 5/13/2021
238
With COVID-19 Numbers Trending Decisively in the Right Direction, Governor Murphy Announces Additional Easing of Restrictions
5/3/2021
237
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Permitting Summer Youth Overnight and Day Camps for the 2021 Season
4/28/2021
236
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Remain at Half-Staff Until Interment in Honor of Vice President Walter Mondale
4/21/2021
235
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
4/15/2021
234
Governor Murphy Announces Increased Outdoor Gathering Limits and Increased Capacity for Large Venues
3/29/2021
233
Governor Murphy Announces Stimulus Payment Protection for New Jerseyans Receiving Federal Relief During COVID-19 Pandemic 3/24/2021
232
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Outdoor Interstate Youth Sports Competitions  3/17/2021
231
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
3/17/2021 
230
Governor Murphy Announces Increased Capacity Limits for Indoor Businesses and Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings 3/11/2021
229
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Utility Shutoff Moratorium Through June 30, 2021
3/3/2021
228
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Clarifying Wedding Receptions Can Operate at Increased Capacity
3/3/2021
227
Governor Murphy Joins New Jersey’s Age-Friendly Statewide Leadership Summit to Highlight Key Investments for Senior Citizens in Fiscal Year 2022 Budget Proposal
3/2/2021
226
Governor Murphy Lifts Storm-Related State of Emergency
2/23/2021
225
Governor Murphy Announces Increased Capacity Limits for Religious Services and Large Sports and Entertainment Venues, and Spectators for Collegiate Sporting Events 2/22/2021
224
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Senator Gerry Cardinale
2/21/2021
223
Governor Murphy Clarifies Procedures for Upcoming Elections 2/19/2021
222
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
2/17/2021
221
Governor Murphy Announces $100 Million Investment in Clean Transportation Projects
2/16/2021
220
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Limited Spectators at Youth Sporting Events 2/12/2021
219 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Raising Indoor Capacity Limits form 25 Percent to 35 Percent for Certain Businesses 2/3/2021
218
Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency In Response to Expected Winter Storm
1/31/2021
217
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Advancing Health Care Affordability Efforts
1/28/2021
216
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order on Petition Requirements for Upcoming Elections, Including the June Primary Election
1/25/2021
215 Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey 1/19/2021
214  Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Implement New Policies for the 2020-2021 School Year 1/11/2021
213
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick and shall remain at half-staff through the day of Officer Sicknick’s interment
1/10/2021
212
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick
1/9/2021
211
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Postponing Upcoming Elections
12/21/2020
210  Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
12/21/2020
209
Governor Murphy Lifts Storm-Related State of Emergency
12/18/2020
208
Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency In Response to Expected Winter Storm 12/16/2020
207 
Enrolling Residents Who Choose to Receive a COVID-19 Vaccine in the New Jersey Immunization Information System
12/4/2020
206
Governor Phil Murphy today ordered that the U.S. and New Jersey flags be flown at half-staff at all state buildings and facilities from Friday, December 4, 2020 through Sunday, December 6, 2020, in honor of State Police Trooper Recruit Lucas C. Homeijer. 12/3/2020
205
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of United States Air Force Captain Kelliann Leli 12/2/2020
204 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Pausing Indoor Practices and Competitions for Youth and Adult Sports and Lowering Limits on Outdoor Gatherings
11/30/2020
203
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Postponing Special School Elections Scheduled for January 2021
11/25/2020
202
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Former New York City Mayor David N. Dinkins 11/25/2020
201
Governor Murphy Signs Legislation to Bring Changes to the Use of Body Worn Cameras by New Jersey Law Enforcement 11/24/2020
200 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
11/22/2020
199 
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of United States Air Force Senior Airman Richard Asey Samaroo 11/20/2020
198
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Certain Election-Related Deadlines 11/19/2020
197
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Waiving Statutory Minimum Number of Live Race Dates for 2020 Calendar Year 11/17/2020
196
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Lowering Limits on Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings
11/16/2020
195
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Permitting Municipalities and Counties to Impose Additional Restrictions on the Hours of Operation of Non-Essential Businesses after 8:00 p.m.
11/12/2020
194 
Governor Murphy Announces New COVID-19 Mitigation Measures
11/10/2020
193 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Postpone Perth Amboy Runoff Election 11/2/2020
192
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Protect New Jersey’s Workforce During the COVID-19 Pandemic
10/28/2020
191
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
10/24/2020
190
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Utility Shutoff Moratorium Through March 15, 2021
10/15/2020
189
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending 2019 Corporate Business Tax Calendar Year Return Filing Deadline
10/15/2020
188
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Directing State Agencies to Implement Youth Bias Task Force Report Recommendations 10/13/2020
187
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing the Resumption of Contact Practices and Competitions for Certain Organized Sports in Indoor Settings
10/12/2020
186
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
9/25/2020
185
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg 9/19/2020
184
Governor Murphy Orders Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Observation of 9/11 Anniversary 9/10/2020
183
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing the Resumption of Indoor Dining Effective Friday, September 4
9/1/2020
182
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Staff Sergeant Vincent P. Marketta 8/31/2020
181
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Gyms and Indoor Amusement and Water Parks to Reopen Effective Tuesday, September 1
8/27/2020
180
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
8/27/2020
179
Governor Phil Murphy signed an executive order to make modifications to this year’s primarily vote-by-mail (VBM) General Election.
8/25/2020
178
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Certain Statutory Deadlines Across State Government
Appendix to Executive Order No. 178
8/14/2020
177
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Protect Public Health by Mailing Every Active Registered Voter a VBM Ballot Ahead of the General Election
8/14/2020
176
Governor Murphy Lifts State of Emergency Declared in Response to Hurricane Isaias 8/13/2020
175
Murphy Administration to Open New Jersey’s Schools For In-Person Instruction Subject to Critical Health and Safety Protocols 8/13/2020
174
Governor Murphy Declares State of Emergency in Response to Hurricane Isaias 8/3/2020
173
Governor Murphy Announces Decreased Indoor Gathering Capacity Limit
8/3/2020
172
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Public Employees to Immediately Enroll in State Health Benefits Program
8/3/2020
171
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
8/1/2020
170
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Certain Statutory Deadlines Across State Government
Appendix to Executive Order No. 170
7/31/2020
169
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Clarify Postponement of Annual Municipal and County Party Committee Reorganization Meetings
7/20/2020
168
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing the Resumption of Contact Practices and Competitions for Certain Organized Sports in Outdoor Settings
7/20/2020
167
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Directing U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of U.S. Representative John Lewis 7/18/2020
166
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Creating Greater Oversight and Accountability for Federal COVID-19 Resources
7/17/2020
165
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Lifting 50 Percent Capacity Limits on NJ TRANSIT and Private-Carrier Vehicles
7/13/2020
164
Governor Murphy Announces Postponement of Annual Municipal and County Party Committee Reorganization Meetings
7/13/2020
163
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Requiring Individuals to Wear Masks in Outdoor Public Spaces When They Cannot Social Distance
7/8/2020
162
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
7/2/2020
161
Governor Murphy Announces Increased Outdoor Gathering Capacity Limit
7/2/2020
160 
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Full Staff Starting July 3 7/2/2020
159
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Certain Statutory Deadlines Across State Government
Appendix to Executive Order No. 159
6/30/2020
158
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Temporarily Pausing the Resumption of Indoor Dining
6/29/2020
157
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Establishing Rules for Indoor Dining, Indoor Recreational Facilities, and Individualized Instruction at Gyms and Fitness Centers
6/26/2020
156
Governor Murphy Announces Increased Indoor and Outdoor Gathering Capacity Limits
6/22/2020
155
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing for Limited In-Person Instruction at Institutions of Higher Education and Trade and Training Schools Beginning July 1
6/18/2020
154
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Personal Care Service Facilities to Open Effective June 22
6/13/2020
153
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Opening Pools Effective June 22, and Opening Additional Outdoor Recreational Businesses
6/9/2020
152
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Lifting Limits on Indoor and Outdoor Gatherings
6/9/2020
151
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey
6/4/2020
150
Governor Murphy Announces Outdoor Dining Protocols and Process to Expand Premises for Liquor License Holders
6/3/2020
149 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Resumption of Child Care Services, Youth Day Camps, and Organized Sports Over the Coming Weeks
5/30/2020
148
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Increasing Capacity Limit on Outdoor Gatherings
5/22/2020
147
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Certain Outdoor Recreational Businesses and Community Gardens to Open with Social Distancing Measures in Place
5/18/2020
146
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Reopen Charter Fishing and Watercraft Rental Businesses
5/16/2020
145
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Elective Surgeries and Invasive Procedures to Resume on May 26
5/15/2020
144
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Protect Public Health by Mailing Every Registered Voter a VBM Ballot or Application Ahead of the Primary Election 5/15/2020
143
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Beaches, Boardwalks, Lakes, and Lakeshores to Remain Open with Social Distancing Measures in Place 5/14/2020
142
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Permitting Resumption of Non-Essential Construction, Curbside Pickup at Non-Essential Retail Businesses, and Gatherings in Cars 5/13/2020
141
Governor Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 141 mandating that all local, county, and regional health departments use the CommCare platform to support their contact tracing efforts. 5/12/2020
140
Governor Murphy Names Restart and Recovery Advisory Council 5/8/2020
139
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of the 75th Anniversary of V-E Day 5/8/2020
138
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey 5/6/2020
137
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Recognize New Fiscal Realities Due to COVID-19 Pandemic 5/4/2020
136
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Statutory Deadlines for Various Environmental Laws 5/2/2020
135
Governor Phil Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 135, suspending in-person requirements for receipt of a marriage license and marriage ceremonies, and for the receipt of working papers for minors.
5/1/2020
134
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Honor of Former First Lady Debby Kean
4/30/2020
133
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Reopening State Parks and Golf Courses
4/29/2020
132
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Electronic Petition Submission and Signature Collection for Initiatives and Referenda
4/29/2020
131
Governor Phil Murphy today signed an executive order creating a commission charged with advising the administration on the timing and preparation for New Jersey’s recovery from the COVID-19 shutdown.
4/28/2020
130
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Municipalities to Extend Grace Period for May 1st Property Tax Payments until June 1st
4/28/2020
129
Governor Murphy today signed Executive Order No. 129, which extends Retired Officer Carry Permits by a period of 90 days until after the ongoing Public Health Emergency ends.
4/27/2020
128
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Providing Critical Short-Term Support for Renters
4/24/2020
127
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Certain Deadlines Associated with Rulemaking
4/14/2020
126
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Prohibiting Cable and Telecommunications Providers from Terminating Internet and Voice Service
4/13/2020
125
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Implement Additional Mitigation Requirements on NJ TRANSIT, Private Carriers, and Restaurants to Limit the Spread of COVID-19
4/11/2020
124
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Establish a Process to Grant Temporary Reprieve to Certain At-Risk Inmates
4/10/2020
123
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Insurance Premium Grace Periods 4/9/2020
122
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Cease All Non-Essential Construction Projects and Imposes Additional Mitigation Requirements on Essential Retail Businesses and Industries to Limit the Spread of COVID-19 4/8/2020
121
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Allowing Greater Weight Limit for Vehicles Carrying COVID-19 Relief Supplies 4/8/2020
120
Governor Murphy Announces Postponement of June 2nd Primary Elections until July 7th 4/8/2020
119
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Public Health Emergency in New Jersey 4/7/2020
118
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Closing State and County Parks to Further Social Distancing 4/7/2020
117
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Waiving Student Assessment Requirements for 2019-2020 School Year 4/7/2020
116
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Extending Statutory Deadlines for School Districts Whose Elections Were Moved from April to May 4/7/2020
115
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Strengthen COVID-19 Response Efforts by Allowing Certain Retirees to Return to Public Employment 4/6/2020
114
Governor Murphy Directs U.S. and New Jersey Flags to Fly at Half-Staff Indefinitely in Honor of Those Who Have Lost Their Lives or Have Been Affected by COVID-19 4/3/2020
113 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Authorizing Commandeering of Property Such as Medical Supplies 4/2/2020
112
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order to Remove Barriers to Health Care Professionals Joining New Jersey's COVID-19 Response and Provide Protections for Front Line Health Care Responders 4/1/2020
111
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Directing Health Care Facilities to Report Data, Including PPE Inventory and Bed Capacity, On a Daily Basis 3/28/2020
110 
Governor Murphy Signs Executive Order Requiring Child Care Centers Close on April 1 Unless Serving Children of Essential Workers 3/25/2020
109
Governor Murphy Suspends All Elective Surgeries, Invasive Procedures to Preserve Essential Equipment and Hospital Capacity 3/23/2020
108
Governor Murphy invalidates any county or municipal restriction that in any way will or might conflict with any of the provisions of Executive Order No. 107 3/21/2020
107
Governor Murphy directs all residents to stay at home until further notice
3/21/2020
106
Governor Murphy Enacts Moratorium on Removals of Individuals Due to Evictions or Foreclosures 3/19/2020
105
Governor Murphy Announces Changes to Upcoming New Jersey Elections in Response to COVID-19 3/19/2020
104
Governor Murphy Announces Aggressive Social Distancing Measures to Mitigate Further Spread of COVID-19 in New Jersey 3/16/2020
103
Governor Murphy declares a State of Emergency and a Public Health Emergency, effective immediately 3/9/2020