'It's Up To Bus And Train Drivers To Enforce Compulsory Masks Rule On Public Transport
That's according to the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors
The AGSI says the guidance is clear that the role of gardai is secondary.
The National Bus and Rail Union says it's not going to ask drivers to enforce the rule.
AGSI general secretary Antoinette Cunningham says gardai will help with enforcement when asked to step in;
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