In Ile-de-France, this suspension concerns Yvelines, Essonne and Hauts-de-Seine.
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The founding of health pass was suspended on Tuesday, August 31 in the Hauts-de-Seine by the administrative court. After Yvelines and Essonne, two other departments of Ile-de-France, the judiciary suspended the prefect’s decree that imposed the pass on two supermarkets in this department bordering Paris, because it would restrict people’s access to basic goods and services. prevented .
The On the other hand, it remains mandatory in all other places where it has been applicable since August 9: restaurants, bars, cinemas, long-distance trains … Suspension has also been requested in the capital and a hearing is scheduled on Tuesday at the Administrative Court of Paris .
On August 16, at the request of the government, many prefects had started to impose the health pass for areas of more than 20,000 m2 in the departments where the incidence of the epidemic exceeded 200 per 100,000 inhabitants for a week.
The National Council of Shopping Centers (CNCC) is calling for the nationwide suspension of the pass for supermarkets. It calls up “a decrease of a quarter in visitor numbers in the shopping centers as a whole”, “not only [dans] large metropolitan shopping centers subject to sanitary pass control, in which it reaches 30% to 40%, but also [dans] all centers in all areas”.
“There is utter confusion in the minds of our fellow citizens, between the question of the more than 20,000 m2, those of the incidence rate, the places where the rate is low and where the orders are not withdrawn, the departments where the orders have been suspended “, the CNCC General Delegate, Gontran Thüring, regretted with AFP on Monday. “Uncertainty is the enemy of trust and consumption.”