Information on NH Emergency Order #74 (masks and face coverings)

New Hampshire Governor Christopher Sununu issued emergency order 74, which went into effect on November 20, and is valid through January 15, 2021.

“Beginning on November 20, 2020, all persons over the age of 5 within the State of New Hampshire shall wear a mask or cloth face covering over their noses and mouths any time they are in public spaces, indoors or outdoors, where they are unable to or do not consistently maintain a physical distance of at least six feet from persons outside their own households.”

Read the full order, including exemptions: http://masonnh.us/wp-content/uploads/emergency-order-74.pdf

The CDC provides guidance on face coverings: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html