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Covid-19 (Restricted Movement) (Amendment – Workplaces and Fourth Extension) (Jersey) Order 2020

Made                                                                                                       20th May 2020

Coming into force                                                                                21st May 2020

THE MINISTER FOR HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES, after consulting the Medical Officer of Health, makes this Order under Regulation 5 of the Covid-19 (Screening, Assessment and Isolation) (Jersey) Regulations 2020[1] –

1        Fourth extension of end date of period of restricted movement

In Article 1(b) of the Covid-19 (Restricted Movement) (Jersey) Order 2020[2] (the “Order”), for “Wednesday 20th May” there is substituted “Thursday 28th May”.

2        Amendment of Article 2 (exceptions from requirement not to go to or remain in public place)

In Article 2 of the Order –

(a)     for paragraph (1)(b) there is substituted –

“(b)    any other person who is in a public place for the purpose of that person’s work, when –

(i)      it is not reasonably possible for that person to work from the place where that person is living, or

(ii)      the person is required by his or her employer to work at a workplace, within the meaning of the Covid‑19 (Workplace Restrictions) (Jersey) Regulations 2020[3], if that requirement does not contravene any provision of or under those Regulations;”;

(b)     in paragraph (1)(d)(iii) for “building other than relevant business premises” there is substituted “building, other than business premises to which the person is admitted as a member of the public rather than as an employee”;

(c)     for paragraph (2)(d) there is substituted –

“(d)    “business premises” means premises that are a workplace, within the meaning of the Covid‑19 (Workplace Restrictions) (Jersey) Regulations 2020[4].”.

3        Amendment of Article 3 (places treated as being public places or as not being public places)

In Article 3 of the Order –

(a)     in paragraph (2)(a) for “the Covid19 (Restricted Trading) (Jersey) Regulations 2020” there is substituted “Article 2(2)(d)”;

(b)     paragraph (2)(b) is deleted.

4        Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Covid-19 (Restricted Movement) (Amendment – Workplaces and Fourth Extension) (Jersey) Order 2020 and comes into force on the day after it is made.

Deputy R.J. Renouf of St. Ouen

Minister for Health and Social Services

[1]                                     R&O.33/2020

[2]                                     R&O.34/2020

[3]                                     R&O.65/2020

[4]                                     R&O.65/2020

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