An article published by Axios cited sources as saying that CDC Director Robert Redfield had initially wanted the No-Sail order extended through February 2021, but was overruled by the White House.A mmeeting between the White House and representatives from the cruise industry that was supposed to take place Friday has now been put in doubt following President Donald Trump's COVID-19 positive diagnosis. A CNBC reporter
Under the terms of the No-Sail order, the ban on cruises from American ports of call is in effect until one of the following occurs:
- The expiration of the Secretary of Health and Human Services' declaration that COVID-19 constitutes a public health emergency,
- The CDC Director rescinds or modifies the order based on specific public health or other considerations, or
- September 30, 2020.