New executive order set for Florida recreational boaters

Posted at 10:33 PM, Mar 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-27 22:38:41-04

Governor DeSantis has issued an executive order for boaters in Florida as part of social distancing requirements during the coronavirus pandemic.

The order has been enacted to reflect the direction from Governor DeSantis, the DOH and the CDC.

Effective immediately, all recreational boats must be at least 50-feet apart and each vessel must have no more than 10 people on board.

For more information about the guidelines outlined by DOH and the CDC regarding social distancing due to COVID-19, click here.