2021 Executive Orders

2021 'A' Orders 
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2021 'B' Orders 

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2021 'C' Orders

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2021 'D' Orders

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D 2021-001 01/01/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 098, D 2020 132, D 2020 157, D 2020 181, and D 2020 211, D 2020 239, and D 2020 270 Providing Relief to Public Utility Customers affected by COVID-19
D 2021-002 01/01/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 038, D 2020 063, D 2020 097, D 2020 131, D 2020 158, D 2020 182, D 2020 212, D 2020 240 and D 2020 271 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Statutes and Rules to Expand the Healthcare Workforce for Hospitals and Other Inpatient Treatment Facilities Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-003 01/02/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 068, D 2020 104, D 2020 136, D 2020 160, D 2020 183, D 2020 214, D 2020 241, and D 2020 272 Temporarily Suspending Statutes to Maintain Eligibility for Medicaid and Children’s Basic Health Plan Enrollees
D 2021-004 01/02/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 100, D 2020 133, D 2020 161, D 2020 184, and D 2020 215, D 2020 242, and D 2020 273 Ordering Expedited Unemployment Insurance Claim Processing to Provide Relief to Coloradans Affected by COVID-19
D 2021-005 01/04/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 188, D 2020 217, D 2020 243, and D 2020 274 Temporarily Suspending Statute to Facilitate Learning Pods Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in the State of Colorado
D 2021-006 01/04/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 071, D 2020 107, D 2020 137, D 2020 163, D 2020 189, D 2020 218, D 2020 244, and D 2020 275 Concerning the Suspension of Statutes to Allow the Operation of Alternate Care Sites in Colorado Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-007 01/06/2021 Amending Executive Orders D 2020 039, D 2020 067, D 2020 092, D 2020 110, D 2020 138, D 2020 164, D 2020 190, D 2020 219, D 2020 237, D 2020 245, D 2020 276, and D 2020 281 Ordering Individuals in Colorado to Wear Non-Medical Face Coverings
D 2021-008 01/07/2021 Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 038, D 2020 063, D 2020 097, D 2020 131, D 2020 158, D 2020 182, D 2020 212, D 2020 240, D 2020 271, and D 2021 002 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Statutes and Rules to Expand the Healthcare Workforce for Hospitals and Other Inpatient Treatment Facilities Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-009 01/08/2021 Amending Executive Orders D 2020 003, D 2020 018, D 2020 032, D 2020 058, D 2020 076, D 2020 109, D2020 125, D 2020 152, D 2020 176, D 2020 205, D 2020 234, D 2020 258, D 2020 264, D 2020 268, D 2020 284, D 2020 290, and D 2020 296 Declaring a Disaster Emergency Due to the Presence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Colorado
D 2021-010 01/08/2021 Ordering the Suspension of Certain Statutes and Directing the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing to Provide Additional Funds to Nursing Homes and Other Congregate Care Facilities Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-011 01/09/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 077, D 2020 108, D 2020 139, D 2020 165, D 2020 191, D 2020 220, D 2020 247, and D 2020 277 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Statutes to Increase the Medicaid Home Health Workforce and Eliminate Cost Sharing for COVID-19 Testing and Treatment for Medicaid Enrollees
D 2021-012 01/09/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 016, D 2020 043, D 2020 078, D 2020 112, D 2020 140, D 2020 166, D 2020 192, D 2020 221, D 2020 248, and D 2020 278 Temporarily Suspending Certain Regulatory Statutes Concerning Criminal Justice
D 2021-013 01/10/2021 Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 045, D 2020 080, D 2020 114, D 2020 145, D 2020 169, D 2020 198, D 2020 225, D 2020 249, and D 2020 279 Permitting the Limited Recommencement of Voluntary or Elective Surgeries and Procedures in Colorado

D 2021-014

01/11/2021

Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 015, D 2020 042, D 2020 075, D 2020  111, D 2020 141, D 2020 167, D 2020 195, D 2020 224, D 2020 251, and D 2020 280  Authorizing the Executive Directors of Certain State Agencies to Promulgate and Issue  Emergency Rules Extending the Expiration Date of Licenses and Other Documents Due to  the Presence of COVID-19

D 2021-015 01/14/2021 Activating the Colorado National Guard to Assist with the 59th Presidential Inauguration
D 2021-016 01/15/2021 Directing the Colorado Division of Insurance to Promulgate a Rule Regarding Rates for COVID-19 Vaccine Administration
D 2021-017 01/16/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 014, D 2020 028, D 2020 048, D 2020 083, D 2020 117, D 2020 146, D 2020 172, D 2020 200, D 2020 228, D 2020 256, and D 2020 282 Concerning the Temporary Suspension of Certain Requirements Preventing Issuance of Marriage Licenses Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in Colorado
D 2021-018 01/16/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 011, D 2020 029, D 2020 052, D 2020 084, D 2020 093, D 2020 118, D 2020 147, D 2020 173, D 2020 201, D 2020 229, D 2020 257, and D 2020 283 Concerning the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-019 01/19/2021 Declaring a Disaster Emergency and Authorizing Employment of the Colorado National Guard to Assist with Potential Civil Unrest in Colorado
D 2021-020 01/20/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 260 and D 2020 286 Authorizing the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to Order Hospitals and Freestanding Emergency Departments to Transfer or Cease the Admission of Patients to Respond to the Current COVID-19 Disaster Emergency in Colorado
D 2021-021 01/21/2021 Rescinding Executive Orders D 2020 005, D 2020 008, D 2020 036, D 2020 061, D 2020 095, D 2020 129, D 2020 155, D 2020 179, D 2020 209, D 2020 231, D 2020 263, and D 2020 288 Concerning Limiting In-Person Contact for the 2020 Elections and the Secretary of State’s Operations Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in Colorado
D 2021-022 01/25/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 003, D 2020 018, D 2020 032, D 2020 058, D 2020 076, D 2020 109, D2020 125, D 2020 152, D 2020 176, D 2020 205, D 2020 234, D 2020 258, D 2020 264, D 2020 268, D 2020 284, D 2020 290, D 2020 296, and D 2021 009 Declaring a Disaster Emergency Due to the Presence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Colorado

D 2021-023 01/25/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 235, D 2020 265, and D 2020 289 Establishing Directives for the COVID-19 Dial Framework

D 2021-024 01/27/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 034, D 2020 060, D 2020 094, D 2020 126, D 2020 153, D 2020 177, D 2020 206, D 2020 236, D 2020 266, and D 2020 291 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Concerning Juvenile Justice, Regional Centers, and Behavioral Health Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-025 01/27/2021 Extending Executive Order D 2020 292 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Statute to Allow the Use of Telehealth Services for Veterinarians Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-026 01/27/2021 Extending Executive Order D 2020 293 Authorizing the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to Reallocate Existing Funds from Contracts with Local Public Health Agencies Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-027 01/28/2021 Extending Executive Order D 2020 294 Temporarily Suspending Certain Deadlines to Allow the Continued Use of Federal Funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act of 2020
D-2021-028 01/29/2021

Amending Executive Orders D 2020 003, D 2020 018, D 2020 032, D 2020 058, D 2020 076,

D 2020 109, D2020 125, D 2020 152, D 2020 176, D 2020 205, D 2020 234, D 2020 258, D 2020 264, D 2020 268, D 2020 284, D 2020 290, D 2020 296, D 2021 009, and D 2021 022 Declaring a Disaster Emergency Due to the Presence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Colorado

D-2021-029 01/29/2021

Amending and Executive Order D 2020 307 Providing Protections for Coloradans Tenants Due to COVID-19

D-2021-030 01/30/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 098, D 2020 132, D 2020 157, D 2020 181, D 2020 211, D 2020 239, D 2020 270, and D 2021 001 Providing Relief to Public Utility Customers affected by COVID-19

D-2021-031 01/31/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 068, D 2020 104, D 2020 136, D 2020 160, D 2020 183, D 2020 214, D 2020 241, D 2020 272, and D 2021 003 Temporarily Suspending Statutes to Maintain Eligibility for Medicaid and Children’s Basic Health Plan Enrollees

D-2021-032 01/31/2021

Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 100, D 2020 133, D 2020 161, D 2020 184, and D 2020 215, D 2020 242, D 2020 273, and D 2021 004 Ordering Expedited Unemployment Insurance Claim Processing to Provide Relief to Coloradans Affected by COVID-19

 
D-2021-033 02/02/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 188, D 2020 217, D 2020 243, D 2020 274, and D 2021 005 Temporarily Suspending Statute to Facilitate Learning Pods Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in the State of Colorado

D-2021-034 02/02/2021

Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 071, D 2020 107, D 2020 137, D 2020 163, D 2020 189, D 2020 218, D 2020 244, D 2020 275, and D 2021 006 Concerning the Suspension of Statutes to Allow the Operation of Alternate Care Sites in Colorado Due to the Presence of COVID-19

D-2021-035 02/04/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 039, D 2020 067, D 2020 092, D 2020 110,
D 2020 138, D 2020 164, D 2020 190, D 2020 219, D 2020 237, D 2020 245, D 2020 276,D 2020 281, and D 2021 007 Ordering Individuals in Colorado to Wear Non-Medical Face Coverings 

D-2021-036 02/05/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 038, D 2020 063, D 2020 097, D 2020 131, D 2020 158, D 2020 182, D 2020 212, D 2020 240, D 2020 271, D 2021 002, and D 2021 008 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Statutes and Rules to Expand the Healthcare Workforce for Hospitals and Other Inpatient Treatment Facilities Due to the Presence of COVID-19 

D-2021-037 02/06/2021

Extending Executive Order D 2021 010 Ordering the Suspension of Certain Statutes and Directing the Department of Health Care Policy and Financing to Provide Additional Funds to Nursing Homes and Other Congregate Care Facilities Due to the Presence of COVID-19

D-2021-038 02/07/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 077, D 2020 108, D 2020 139, D 2020 165, D 2020 191,

D 2020 220, D 2020 247, D 2020 277, and D 2021 011 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Statutes to Increase the Medicaid Home Health Workforce and Eliminate Cost Sharing for COVID-19 Testing and Treatment for Medicaid Enrollees 

D-2021-039 02/07/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 016, D 2020 043, D 2020 078, D 2020 112,

D 2020 140, D 2020 166, D 2020 192, D 2020 221, D 2020 248, D 2020 278, and D 2021 012 Temporarily Suspending Certain Regulatory Statutes Concerning Criminal Justice

D-2021-040 02/08/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 045, D 2020 080, D 2020 114, D 2020 145, D 2020 169, D 2020 198, D 2020 225, D 2020 249, D 2020 279, and D 2021 013 Permitting the Limited Recommencement of Voluntary or Elective Surgeries and Procedures in Colorado

D-2021-041 02/09/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 015, D 2020 042, D 2020 075, D 2020 111, D 2020 141, D 2020 167, D 2020 195, D 2020 224, D 2020 251, D 2020 280, and D 2021 014, Authorizing the Executive Directors of Certain State Agencies to Promulgate and Issue Emergency Rules Extending the Expiration Date of Licenses and Other Documents Due to the Presence of COVID-19

D-2021-042 02/13/2021

Extending Executive Order D 2021 016 Directing the Colorado Division of Insurance to Promulgate a Rule Regarding Rates for COVID-19 Vaccine Administration

D-2021-043 02/14/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 014, D 2020 028, D 2020 048, D 2020 083, D 2020 117, D 2020 146, D 2020 172, D 2020 200, D 2020 228, D 2020 256, D 2020 282, and D 2021 017 Concerning the Temporary Suspension of Certain Requirements Preventing Issuance of Marriage Licenses Due to the Presence of COVID-19 in Colorado

D-2021-044 02/14/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 011, D 2020 029, D 2020 052, D 2020 084, D 2020 093, D 2020 118, D 2020 147, D 2020 173, D 2020 201, D 2020 229, D 2020 257, D 2020 283, and D 2021 018 Concerning the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Due to the Presence of COVID-19

D-2021-045 02/15/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 003, D 2020 018, D 2020 032, D 2020 058, D 2020 076, D 2020 109, D2020 125, D 2020 152, D 2020 176, D 2020 205, D 2020 234, D 2020 258, D2020 264, D 2020 268, D 2020 284, D 2020 290, D 2020 296, D 2021 009, D 2021 022, and

D 2021 028 Declaring a Disaster Emergency Due to the Presence of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Colorado

D 2021-046 02/18/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 260, D 2020 286, and D 2021 020 Authorizing the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to Order Hospitals and Freestanding Emergency Departments to Transfer or Cease the Admission of Patients to Respond to the Current COVID-19 Disaster Emergency in Colorado
D-2021-047 02/23/2021

Amending and Extending Executive Orders D 2020 235, D 2020 265, D 2020 289, and D 2021 023 Establishing Directives for the COVID-19 Dial Framework

D 2021-048 02/25/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 034, D 2020 060, D 2020 094, D 2020 126, D 2020 153, D 2020 177, D 2020 206, D 2020 236, D 2020 266, D 2020 291, and D 2021 024 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Certain Regulatory Statutes Concerning Juvenile Justice, Regional Centers, and Behavioral Health Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-049 02/25/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 292 and D 2021 025 Ordering the Temporary Suspension of Statute to Allow the Use of Telehealth Services for Veterinarians Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-050 02/25/2021 Extending Executive Orders D 2020 293 and D 2021 026 Authorizing the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to Reallocate Existing Funds from Contracts with Local Public Health Agencies Due to the Presence of COVID-19
D 2021-051 02/26/2021

Extending Executive Orders D 2020 294 and D 2021 027 Temporarily Suspending Certain Deadlines to Allow the Continued Use of Federal Funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act of 2020

 

For access to Executive Order documents from previous administrations, either visit the State Archives research room at 1313 Sherman St., Room 120, Denver, CO 80203, or make an online request at the State Archives website