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H.R. 375: No Mask Mandates Act

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Was the executive order a critical public safety measure, or a violation of Americans’ individual rights?


The results are clear: according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), masks work, though they advise that masks must be combined with social distancing for full efficacy.

Within his first two days as president, Joe Biden issued two executive orders that collectively require the use of masks on federal lands and federal buildings, and interstate travel including airports, airplanes, and trains.

This order leaves plenty of spaces unaffected because the U.S. president likely lacks legal authority to issue a nationwide mask mandate for all people in all public spaces. (Although it’s possible, albeit unlikely, that federal courts could uphold the constitutionality of such a move during this declared public health …

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Jan 21, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)

Introduced on Jan 21, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on January 21, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.


Lauren Boebert

Representative for Colorado's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2021
Length: 2 pages

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Jan 21, 2021

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H.R. 375 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 375. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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