Current through Acts 2019-2020, ch. 810; and 2020 EX2, ch. 5
Section 68-2-609 - Orders of county health officer
The county health officer is empowered to order:(1) The quarantine of any place or person, if the county health officer finds that quarantine is necessary to protect the public health from an epidemic;(2) The closure of any public establishment, facility or building if the county health officer finds unsanitary conditions of such a nature and extent to significantly threaten the public health; or(3) The closure of any public establishment, facility or building, if the county health officer is otherwise authorized by law to take that action.