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Hawaii lawmakers introduce legislation urging an end to mask mandates in schools

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Councilmember Heidi Tsuneyoshi introduced Resolution 22-165 that urges the Hawaii Department of Education (DOE)to end its mask mandate for public schools.

HONOLULU (KITV4) - Councilmember Heidi Tsuneyoshi introduced Resolution 22-165 that urges the Hawaii Department of Education (DOE)to end its mask mandate for public schools.

The statewide mask mandate ended more than three months ago followed by the federal mandate on public transportation. Tsuneyoshi said forcing children to continue to wear masks in schools is confusing and hinders their academic and psychological skills.

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