Federal Mask Requirement Extended for Public Transportation
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has extended the face mask requirement for all transportation networks, including public transportation, through January 18, 2022. TSA’s initial face mask requirement went into effect on February 1, 2021.
This announcement extends the date of enforcement. All other aspects of the requirement remain unchanged, including exemptions and civil penalties.
Learn more about FTA’s guidance to the transit industry on the Federal mask requirement for public transit at the FTA Transit Mask Up webpage.