CDC Says Fully Vaccinated People Can Stop Wearing Masks in Most Settings
May 13, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention issued new guidance on masks on Thursday, May 13, 2021, saying that people who are fully vaccinated do not need to wear a mask - indoors or outdoors - in most settings. The relaxed changes come as states are pushing towards more normalcy.
According to the CDC, fully vaccinated people can resume activities without wearing a mask or staying six feet apart, except where required by federal, state, local, tribal, or territorial laws, including local businesses and workplace guidance.