In the public spaces, a household should limit itself to meeting only two people from another household.
The proposal also calls for the avoidance of private parties until Christmas. Since 2 November, only members of two households are allowed to meet in public, with a high maximum of 10 people per meeting.
Anyone with even mild symptoms, such as coughing or a runny nose, must quarantine at home immediately, it adds. This version of the rules also advocates that social distance measures should be reinforced in the school environment.
On Saturday, halfway through the month-long nationwide confinement, German Chancellor Angela Merkel warned of a difficult winter ahead.