Neonicotinoids. Left-wing deputies seize the Constitutional Council

Eighty-four deputies, overwhelmingly from the benches of the left, seized this Tuesday, November 10 the Constitutional Council on the bill authorizing the temporary return of neonicotinoids, bee killer insecticides, considering in particular that the text violated “To the constitutional requirements of preservation of the environment”. Adopted on November 4 by Parliament after the positive vote […]

Pesticides. Senate votes for temporary reintroduction of neonicotinoids

The Senate a right-wing majority gave its approval on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday to the bill allowing the temporary reintroduction bee-killing neonicotinoids to save the beet industry, at the end of a sometimes tense debate with the left and after a voting incident. It was adopted at first reading with 184 votes in […]

Barbara Pompili “fully assumes” the reintroduction of neonicotinoids

The Minister of Ecological Transition Barbara Pompili said sunday “Fully assume” the temporary reintroduction of neonicotinoids “Bee killers” to save the beet industry, to which the Assembly has given the green light. Tuesday October 6, theNational Assembly has adopted The law project, but dividing the majority, LREM having recorded a record dispute in its ranks. […]

Neonicotinoids. The Assembly must decide, two deputies deliver their opposing vision

The debates promise to be agitated. The National Assembly seizes this Monday of the government bill which authorizes the reintroduction of neonicotinoids. These insecticides harmful to bees have been banned since the Biodiversity law passed in 2016, which entered into force in 2018. But the beet growers are calling for exemptions, faced with bad weather […]