The updated guidance defines a “close contact” as anyone who spends at least 15 minutes within six feet of an infected individual over a 24-hour period.
Northam also announced that the state will lift all of its social distancing and capacity
President Joe Biden described the guidelines as a “milestone” during a Thursday afternoon speech in
“We’re ready,” Biden said at the White House shortly after the vote. “This new population
Shipments of the J&J shots have been relatively limited since the vaccine was authorized in