Biosecurity control orders imposed in Australia

Biosecurity control orders imposed in Australia, by Elias Visontay.

Human health “response zones” could also be declared, banning people from attending places of mass gathering like schools and shopping centres. …

[Attorney-General Christian Porter] acknowledged the laws would feel “strange and foreign” to many people. …

South Australia is already rushing through new laws allowing for the immediate detention of people suspected of having coronavirus, including arrest powers that can be used against anyone who defies health orders.

hat-tip Stephen Neil