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Mask requirements to be dropped if NPHET recommend it- Education Minister

Feb 16, 2022 13:02 By Shannonside News
Mask requirements to be dropped if NPHET recommend it- Education Minister Mask requirements to be dropped if NPHET recommend it- Education Minister
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A decision could be made on the issue tomorrow.

The Education Minister says the government will drop the legal requirement for people to wear masks if NPHET recommends it.

The regulations enforcing the rule in shops and on public transport are in place until the end of this month.

That could be replaced with guidance following a meeting of health officials tomorrow.

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Education Minister Norma Foley says masks could also become optional in schools if that's the advice:

 

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