DeGroot frames discussion of public health orders through the lens of a personal family experience.
More than two-thirds of the state's population now resides in a county that requires face masks.
One of the health orders requires students to wear face coverings in schools when they can't maintain six feet of separation.
The bill would have forced county health officers to justify their public health orders in court. Critics feared it would have inserted politics into medical decisions.
The county's top prosecutor wrote that his office "will not disregard its founding documents to deem criminal the innocent."
Friday was the first day in seven weeks restaurants in Natrona County were allowed to welcome customers to eat inside their establishments.
Jennifer Ramsey's case has become something of a cause celebre for Wyoming conservatives protesting “government overreach” and pushing for officials to reopen businesses.
Deputies were greeted by a large group of customers drinking on site who were disgruntled with Gov. Mark Gordon’s orders.
The report, however, warned that no state is ready to fully lift pandemic restrictions due to the lack of testing.
Fines would begin at $250 and could increase to $750 plus jail time for subsequent offenses.