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(Updated) Visitors From These 21 States Must Quarantine When Traveling To Rhode Island

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If you are coming to Rhode Island from one of the 21 states listed below with a COVID-19 positivity rate greater than 5%, you are required to self-quarantine for 14 days while in Rhode Island. As an exception, you may provide proof of a negative test for COVID-19 that was taken within 72 hours prior to arrival in Rhode Island. If you receive a test during your quarantine in Rhode Island and get a negative test result, you can stop quarantining. However, you still need to self-monitor for symptoms of COVID-19 for 14 days, wear a mask in public, and follow physical distancing guidelines. You also must quarantine while waiting for a negative test result.

Quarantining for 14 days is always preferred over relying on a negative test result as quarantining is the best way to limit the possibility of spreading COVID-19.

Alabama
Arkansas
Delaware
Florida
Georgia
Idaho
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Mississippi
New Jersey
North Carolina
Ohio
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
South Carolina
South Dakota
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Virginia

 

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