NJ Spotlight News

NJ’s heat exemption for masking in schools raises questions

Clip: 09/09/2021 | 3m 48s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey’s children have returned to school and they are required to wear masks. But some school districts have already made mask-wearing optional after Gov. Phil Murphy said children do not have to adhere to the mask mandate in extreme heat. It’s up to each district to define what temperature is too hot and that’s creating some confusion.

Aired: 09/09/21

Rating: NR

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