Six feet of separation
between tables at restaurants, drinking establishments and
banquet facilities must be maintained unless there is a physical
barrier between them.
Other than the facial covering requirements, the social
distancing, congregating, and capacity requirements of the order
do not apply to religious observances and First Amendment
activity, including activity by the media, as has been the case
since the beginning of the pandemic.
The K-12 mask requirement mandate remains in effect and
Ohio Advises Temporary Pause for Johnson & Johnson COVID-19
April 13, 2021: Governor DeWine, Ohio Department of Health Director
Stephanie McCloud, and Ohio Department of Health Chief Medical
Officer Bruce Vanderhoff, M.D., are advising all Ohio vaccine
providers to temporarily pause using the Johnson and Johnson
This is in response to a statement by the Food and Drug
Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
recommending a pause in the use of the Johnson and Johnson
vaccine following extremely rare blood-clotting events of six
people in the U.S. after receiving the vaccine.
The CDC will convene a meeting of the Advisory Committee on
Immunization Practices tomorrow to further review these cases.
Officials with the Ohio Department of Health are following this