Sumary of Law mandating masks needed, Lieutenant Governor Josh Green says:
- Josh Green is seeking to stop the spread by asking Hawaii legislators to pass a statewide mandatory mask-wearing law during a special session this month..
- He points out the statewide COVID-19 count was just 68 on Halloween but by Thursday had hit 100 and was 122 on Friday and 128 on Saturday and again Sunday..
- Sam Shenkus, Royal Hawaiian Center vice president and director of marketing, said center security personnel, on average, hand out 500 free masks a month to patrons..
- Green comments came as Hawaii health officials reported one new coronavirus- related death on Oahu and 128 new infections statewide, the second day in a row with 128 new cases….