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Security: Protective Clothing

Question for Home Office

UIN 62353, tabled on 22 June 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what assessment she has made of the potential risk to security from the compulsory wearing of face coverings on public transport.

Answered on

1 July 2020

On the 15 June, the Government introduced Regulations to mandate the wearing of face coverings on all forms of public transport as a condition of travel. We continue to work closely with transport operators and the police on the implementation of these measures and any associated issues.

Answered by

Home Office