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Renewal of De​​termination That A Public Health Emergency Exists

Jan 14, 2022
As a result of the continued consequences of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, renewed effective Jan 16, 2022, a public health emergency exists.
Public Health Emergency Declaration

As a result of the continued consequences of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, on this date and after consultation with public health officials as necessary, I, Xavier Becerra, Secretary of Health and Human Services, pursuant to the authority vested in me under section 319 of the Public Health Service Act, do hereby renew, effective January 16, 2022, the January 31, 2020, determination by former Secretary Alex M. Azar II, that he previously renewed on April 21, 2020, July 23, 2020, October 2, 2020, and January 7, 2021, and that I renewed on April 15, 2021, July 20, 2021, and October 18, 2021 that a public health emergency exists and has existed since January 27, 2020, nationwide.

Renewal of De​​termination That A Public Health Emergency Exists (hhs.gov)

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