Covid-19 Pandemic “Continues To Cause Significant Risk To The Public Health And Safety”: Biden Extends Declaration Of National Emergency Beyond March 1, 2021

…the national emergency declared on March 13, 2020, and beginning March 1, 2020, must continue in effect beyond March 1, 2021.”

(by Half Dollar) The end is near, or the end is nowhere in sight?

As of now, it seems to be the latter (from WhiteHouse.gov):

On March 13, 2020, by Proclamation 9994, the President declared a national emergency concerning the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic continues to cause significant risk to the public health and safety of the Nation.

For this reason, the national emergency declared on March 13, 2020, and beginning March 1, 2020, must continue in effect beyond March 1, 2021. Therefore, in accordance with section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)), I am continuing the national emergency declared in Proclamation 9994 concerning the COVID-19 pandemic.

This notice shall be published in the Federal Register and transmitted to the Congress.

JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR.

THE WHITE HOUSE,
February 24, 2021.

(Unfortunately) developing…