COVID-19 Information

Regulatory agencies around the world have had to respond quickly to this pandemic, taking unprecedented steps to enable staff and licensees to remain safe and slow the spread. See below for measures being taken by ARELLO member jurisdictions.

This page is updated continuously as our members supply the latest information.

Jurisdiction Last Update Office Status Expected Return to Normal Ops. Website for Updates
Alaska 7/9/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown
Arkansas 6/1/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown Website
District of Columbia 4/24/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
All functions available and operating remotely.
Unknown
Georgia 4/15/2020 No in-person visits
Answering emails
Unknown
Hawaii 4/2/2020 Completely closed
Initiated telework
5/1/2020 Website
Idaho 4/29/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
6/1/2020
Iowa 4/3/2020 Appointments required for in-person
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown
Kansas 7/20/2020 No in-person visits
Answering emails
Completely closed
Everyone is teleworking from home
Unknown
Kentucky 4/22/2020 Completely closed Unknown Website
Mississippi 4/2/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown Website
Montana 4/28/2020 No in-person visits Unknown
Nebraska 4/14/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown Website
Nevada 4/22/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown Website
North Carolina 4/20/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
minimal staff on premises Monday - Thursday
7/1/2020 Website
Ohio 4/3/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Processing all transactions for all programs
5/4/2020 Website
Oregon 9/17/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Completely closed
All staff are currently working remotely.
Unknown Website
Pennsylvania 5/1/2020 No in-person visits
Go in to pick up mail or files
Unknown
Rhode Island 4/3/2020
Min. staff in office
Unknown Website
South Dakota 4/10/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Working remotely from home
Unknown
Tennessee 4/29/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
5/26/2020 Website
Virginia 4/20/2020 No in-person visits
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown Website
West Virginia 4/3/2020 Answering phones
Answering emails
Follow “Stay at home” order, but continue to offer services.
Unknown
Wyoming 4/14/2020 Walk-in visits okay
Answering phones
Answering emails
Unknown
Nova Scotia 4/22/2020 Completely closed Unknown Website
Jurisdiction Last Update License Renewal Deadline Extension Continuing Education Deadline Extension
Alaska 7/9/2020 No No
Arkansas 6/1/2020 Under Consideration Under Consideration
District of Columbia 4/24/2020 Under Consideration Under Consideration
Georgia 4/15/2020 No No
Hawaii 4/2/2020 No No
Idaho 4/29/2020 No No
Iowa 4/3/2020 No Under Consideration
Kansas 7/20/2020 Yes, September 15, 2020 Yes, September 15, 2020
Kentucky 4/22/2020 No Yes, 30 days after state of emergency has been lifted
Mississippi 4/2/2020 Yes, 75 days Yes, 75 days
Montana 4/28/2020 No, Renewal not required until October 31 No
Nebraska 4/14/2020 No No
Nevada 4/22/2020 Yes, By Gov. order undetermined timeframe Yes, 90-days
North Carolina 4/20/2020 No Yes, 90 days
Ohio 4/3/2020 Yes, the sooner of 90 days or 12/1/20 Yes, the sooner of 90 days or 12/1/2020
Oregon 9/17/2020 No Yes, 30 days
Pennsylvania 5/1/2020 Yes, 90 days Yes, 90 days
Rhode Island 4/3/2020 Yes, 30 days Yes, 30 days
South Dakota 4/10/2020 No No
Tennessee 4/29/2020 Yes, Until May 18, 2020 Yes, May 18, 2020
Virginia 4/20/2020 Yes, 30 days after the end of the state of emergency Yes, 30 days after the end of the state of emergency
West Virginia 4/3/2020 No No
Wyoming 4/14/2020 No No
Nova Scotia 4/22/2020 Yes, 90 days No
Jurisdiction Last Update Requirement can be completed via distance learning? In-Person Classes May Be Conducted Remotely?
Pre-License Education Continuing Education Post-License Education
Alaska 7/9/2020 All All All Yes
Arkansas 6/1/2020 All All All Yes, Any platform
District of Columbia 4/24/2020 All All All Yes, WebEx, Zoom, Face-time for some events.
Georgia 4/15/2020 All All All Yes, Any
Hawaii 4/2/2020 All All N/A Yes, At the discretion of the school or CE provider, provided requirements for online classses are adhered to.
Idaho 4/29/2020 All All All Yes, Zoom Pro, Dearborn REcampusLIVE
Iowa 4/3/2020 Some Some N/A Yes, Any platform
Kansas 7/20/2020 All All N/A Yes
Kentucky 4/22/2020 All All All Yes, Any platform
Mississippi 4/2/2020 All All All Yes, Any Platform
Montana 4/28/2020 All All None Yes, Any
Nebraska 4/14/2020 All All N/A Yes, Any platform with real time sight and sound and ability to verify attendence
Nevada 4/22/2020 All All All Yes
North Carolina 4/20/2020 All All All Yes, Any platform that allows attendance monitoring
Ohio 4/3/2020 All All All Yes, Any synchronous platform, previously approved courses w/emergency affidavit
Oregon 9/17/2020 All All All Yes
Pennsylvania 5/1/2020 All All All Yes, Any platform
Rhode Island 4/3/2020 All All All Yes, Zoom, GoToMeeting
South Dakota 4/10/2020 Some All All Yes, Zoom
Tennessee 4/29/2020 All All All Yes, We are currently allowing all platforms for classroom courses previously approved. The provider must just email us with the class information.
Virginia 4/20/2020 All All All Yes, Any interactive platform.
West Virginia 4/3/2020 All All N/A Yes, Any platform
Wyoming 4/14/2020 All All N/A Yes, We did not specify a platform for educators but did execute emergency rules allowing providers to deliver in-class content via live webinar/video conference
Nova Scotia 4/22/2020 All All N/A Yes, Any platform