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FILE - In this May 4, 2021, file photo, Tim Brehmer, right, dressed in a "Star Wars" costume, sits in a booth as customers gather to celebrate the Star Wars Day at Scum and Villainy Cantina, a geek bar located on Hollywood Blvd. in Los Angeles. City leaders on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2021 approved a city ordinance with one of the nation's strictest vaccine mandates, a sweeping measure that would require the shots for everyone entering a bar, restaurant, nail salon, gym or even a Lakers game.
LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles leaders on Wednesday approved one of the nation's strictest vaccine mandates - a sweeping measure that requires the shots for everyone entering bars, restaurants, nail salons, gyms or even a Lakers game.
The City Council voted 11-2 in favor of the ordinance that will require proof of full vaccination for patrons and workers starting Nov. 4.
Mayor Eric Garcetti signed it Wednesday afternoon.