The order was set to expire Tuesday at midnight.
The original state of emergency was declared by the governor on March 9, 2020, and extended in 60-day increments. Tuesday's order extended it for another 60 days, citing the "continuing threat to the health, safety and welfare of the State of Florida and its residents."
The order broaden his powers to respond to the virus, including allowing him to deploy National Guard troops if necessary. A state of emergency is broader than a public health emergency.
Read the full executive order below (mobile users: click here to read):