Puerto Rico will have some stringent new rules for people traveling to the island amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Gov. Wanda Vázquez Garced said she will sign an executive order that, among other things, will require visitors to provide a negative Covid-19 test result produced within 72 hours of arrival.
"I want Puerto Ricans living in the US mainland to safely come to our island and visit their family members without fear of spreading this virus or infecting a love one," Vázquez said in a statement. "I want tourists and everyone visiting Puerto Rico to feel safe."
Under the executive order, visitors would also need to wear face coverings and observe proper social distancing measures at three airports.
If a visitor is unable to bring a negative test result, they will be required to go through the screening process and further tests at the airport and follow quarantine procedures.
The governor said the order will go into effect on July 15.
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By Mallika Kallingal and Joe Sutton, CNN