By Caroline J. Posted on January 12, 2022 at 8:51 am
While the bill around the vaccine pass is currently being examined by the Senators, the latter canceled identity verification in bars and restaurants this night.
After the deputies, it is the turn of the senators to examine the bill transforming the health pass into pass vaccinal. After several hours of debate, some points of the initial text were rejected by senators on the night of Tuesday 11 to Wednesday 12 January. Among these, the verification of the identity of vaccine pass holders in bars and restaurants. Thus, the senators have removed the possibility for managers of restaurants, bars and cafes in verify the identity of their customers ; a control desired by the government, but which was not unanimously approved by professionals in the sector.
But this is not the only measure retoked by the senators last night. They have also planned to limit the entry into force of the vaccination pass those over 18. Thus, the minors aged 12 to 17 would not be subject to the vaccination pass, but should also always present a health pass. As a reminder, the deputies had take the vaccination pass at 16, instead of 12.
In addition, the senators wish to establish proportional gauges in stadiums and theaters.
This new version of law Project should be voted on by the Senate during the day. According to France info, a joint committee bringing together the National Assembly and the Senate should be held this Thursday, January 13.
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