Executive Order pertaining to Face Masks at Child Care Programs

09/15/2021- Governor Hochul Announces Series of Universal Mask requirements to Protect New Yorkers amid Rise of Delta Variant

"Face coverings now required at state-regulated child care facilities for children ages two and up, all staff and visitors

Direct residential congregate programs operated, licensed, certified or approved by the Office of Childre and Family Services to require masks for all staff and residents

Direct programs and facilities licensed or registered by Office of Mental Health, Office of Addiction Services and Supports, Office of People with development Disabilities, and Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance to require masks

Mask Requirements apply regardless of vaccination status"

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