Feds Raise Fines for Violating Mask Mandate on Public Transit: Reinforce Importance of Voluntary Adherence
The Biden administration is doubling down on its federal mask mandate by increasing the fine for violations on public transportation. The rule applies at airports, on commercial aircraft, trains, buses, and other forms of public transportation. First offenders will pay from $500 to $1,000 and second offenders will pay between $1,000 to $3,000.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced the increase on Thursday and said the fees will be in effect from Friday until January 18, 2022. – READ MORE