Contact tracing: You don't have to give your info to businesses
Governor says it will be voluntary
Last updated 5/16/2020 at 11:16am
From Gov. Jay Inslee:
Effective today, May 15, 2020, I am no longer requiring customers to provide a business with contact information, and businesses should not condition service on a customer’s unwillingness to do so. Businesses are still obligated to maintain a customer log of those who voluntarily provide their information.
The purpose of the log is to notify individuals if they have been exposed to COVID-19. The information will only be shared with public health officials if you are exposed. Public health officials will contact you to explain the risk, answer your questions and provi...