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The government adopted a new policy Friday that designates infected regions under one of two categories so local governments, hospitals and schools can react with greater flexibility.

The policy, which includes ending onboard quarantine checks on airplanes, is aimed at minimizing the impact of the state’s flu response on businesses and daily life, since the symptoms of the H1N1 virus have been relatively mild.

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