Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Governor Abbott has issued an executive order lifting travel restrictions for air travelers entering Texas from a handful of hotspot regions in easing of COVID-19 coronavirus restrictions.

Any mandatory self-quarantine already in effect was also terminated.

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In April, Abbott ended restrictions on travelers from Louisiana that started in March to slow the spread of COVID-19

But restrictions remained mandating a 14-day self-quarantine for air travelers from California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, as well as Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit and Miami.

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