Mask Guidance - Message from Acting Secretary Meg Snead

Dec. 10, 2021. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has issued a ruling that ends the Secretary of Health’s order that masks must be worn by children over two and educators and staff at child care settings. This decision does not impact the Federal directive requiring all Head Start and Early Head Start programs or passengers and drivers to wear a mask on school buses, including on buses operated by public and private school systems; these requirements remain in effect. Read more.