Bill gives towns green light to impose masking rules

Senators participated in person and by Zoom during Monday's Special Session.

Local legislators vote in favor of proposal
MONTPELIER - In a special legislative session on Monday, the Legislature passed a bill that will allow municipalities to institute mask mandates until April, 30, 2022, if they choose. In addition, the Senate passed a resolution urging Gov. Phil Scott to institute a state of emergency and statewide mask mandate amid high transmission of COVID-19 in Vermont communities. 

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