Policy Summary

This ordinance requires all individuals entering a "commerical business establishment," including grocery stores, to wear a face covering while inside the premises (§§ 2-3). Commerical business establishments are also required to post signage to notify patrons of the face covering requirement (§ 4) and compel their employees to wear a face covering in any area where the general public is allowed, or when the employees must be in close proximity to one another (§ 5). The ordinance exempts individuals who are unable to safely wear a face covering due to age or an underyling medical condition (§ 6) from the requirement.

Background Information

State South Carolina
Jurisdiction Name Hilton Head
Jurisdiction Type Town/Township,
Population Size 5,000-50,000

Policy Details

Emergency management?


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