State of Michigan employees, contractors required to wear masks indoors starting Monday

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Posted at 7:50 PM, Aug 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-21 19:50:48-04

(WXYZ) — A new mask policy will go into effect Monday for state workers and contractors.

According to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 face mask policy, all departmental employees, staff and contractors working on behalf of the State of Michigan will be required to wear masks indoors.

The policy states individuals must wear a mask regardless of vaccination status.

The policy takes effect August 23.

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