What diseases are subject to Federal isolation and quarantine law?
By Executive Order of the President, federal isolation and quarantine are authorized for these communicable diseases:
- Infectious tuberculosis
- Yellow fever
- Viral hemorrhagic fevers (like Ebola)
- Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS, MERS, COVID-19)
- Flu that can cause a pandemic
Learn more about Quarantine and Isolation.