State House of Representatives give Monday COVID-19 update

State House of Representatives give Monday COVID-19 update


  • People coming to Oklahoma from six “hot spot” states must self-quarantine for 14 days upon arriving here, under an executive order by Governor Stitt. The states are California, Connecticut, Louisiana, New Jersey, New York and Washington.
  • The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority temporarily suspended staffing at toll booths to protect the health of motorists and workers. Turnpike travelers should use their PikePass or bring exact change.


  • To protect healthcare workers, delivery personnel visiting hospitals must submit to screenings before entering the hospital, under an executive order by Governor Stitt.
  • As a reminder, you may make personal protective equipment donations for Oklahoma healthcare workers at
  • To ensure healthcare workers can make it to work, day cares must accept the children of healthcare workers, under Governor Stitt’s order.


-Beginning today, OETA will adjust its daytime schedule to broadcast education programming for children to continue learning while school buildings are closed. Details and schedules are at

-Distance learning plans are being developed and communicated by local school districts and the State Department of Education.


-In anxious times, please look out for everyone’s mental health – including your own. The state mental health agency has a COVID-19 resource guide at

-Immediate HELP is always available through:

-Oklahoma COVID-19 Call Center: ‪877-215-8336

-Heartline: 2-1-1

-The Lifeline: ‪1-800-273-TALK (8255)

-Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

-Federal Disaster Distress Helpline: ‪1-800-985-5990 (or text TalkWithUs to 66746)


-Nonprofits are eligible for some of the emergency small business loans and other assistance available through the federal relief bill. To learn more, visit:

-Oklahoma Commerce Department:

-U.S. Small Business Administration:

-Oklahoma Center for Nonprofits:


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