May 26, 2022

Extended health pass on August 9: “there will be a week of break-in” assures Gabriel Attal

By Caroline J. Photos by Laura B. Posted on August 6, 2021 at 12:18 pm Updated August 6, 2021 at 12:19 pm

While the health pass will come into force on Monday, August 9 in restaurants, bars, long-distance transport or even hospitals, Gabriel Attal announces this Friday that “there will be a break-in week in the implementation of the health pass ”

Finally, the Constitutional Council partially validated the bill around theextension of the health pass and of the vaccination obligation of caregivers. Therefore, several changes are to come with entry into force of the pass from August 9 in restaurants, cafes, bars, transport, or even hospitals.

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The law around the extension of the health pass and the compulsory vaccination of caregivers was promulgated this Friday, August 6, 2021. From August 9, the precious sesame will therefore be compulsory in several places such as restaurants and bars. Some employees and minors aged 12 to 17 will also be affected in the coming weeks. Discover the key dates of the changes to come around the gradual entry into force of this new law. [Lire la suite]

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But many professionals fear the implementation of this health pass. Asked this Friday, August 6 during his trip to Avignon, the government spokesman assured him, ” there will be a break-in week in setting up the health pass […] where obviously the controls will not be used to sanction, but first of all to support and educate“, asserted Gabriel Attal, before continuing: ” It’s a new tool for a lot of professionals, they need to be able to make it their own ».

In addition, with regard to hospitals, Gabriel Attal wanted to be reassuring by declaring that the health pass will not be requested in emergencies, or even to accompany a loved one placed in palliative care. “ It is obviously a humanism that all caregivers demonstrate on a daily basis. », He indicated.