What U.S. States Require Masks In Public?

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Note: Kansas law allows counties to opt-out of the statewide mask mandate and 90/105 counties have opted out so we are counting the mandate as not a full state mandate.

There aren’t any resources on the internet that display which U.S. States have mandatory mask laws and because masks are one of the most effective ways to stop COVID-19 spread, we decided to build this!

Mandatory mask laws can mean many different things, sometimes it’s only on public transport, sometimes only in essential businesses, and sometimes everywhere in public.

You can filter, sort, search, and download the data below. There are also sources linked for every piece of data. Also, here is another helpful list: Countries with mandatory mask laws.