Our own Gov. Lujan Grisham made the list with her executive order creating a streamlined process for Emergency Expedited Special Permits for relief supplies. The Rio Grande Foundation has published some recommendations here.
The Trump Administration has suspended a number of regulations related to fighting the virus including:
“The FDA will allow states to take responsibility for tests developed and used by laboratories within their borders. The labs will not have to pursue Emergency Use Authorization from the agency, an emergency clearance that is normally required.” – STAT News (3/16/20)
“Under certain circumstances, the agency will not object to any manufacturers that distribute newly developed tests before the FDA grants emergency clearance, and a similar stance will be taken toward labs that use these new tests.” – STAT News (3/16/20)
“The EPA will exercise the enforcement discretion specified below for noncompliance covered by this temporary policy and resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic…