Governor Hutchinson orders masks worn in state
Face mask mandate began July 20
Governor Asa Hutchinson signed an executive order Friday, July 17, 2020, mandating that citizens wear a face mask due to an outbreak of the coronavirus in the state. The mandate took effect Monday, July 20, 2020, and will end upon the termination of the current health emergency.
Read the Governor's Executive Order on the requiring of face masks.