As he had done for the initial decree, the latter sought the opinion of the Data Protection Authority and that of the Council of State, he adds.
According to the newspaper Le Soir, the Brussels government has drawn up a similar draft ordinance.
The Covid Safe Ticket was imposed in mid-October in Brussels before being extended to the whole country a few weeks later. Contested in the street – a third demonstration is scheduled for this Sunday – and in the parliamentary ranks, the pass has also suffered a legal setback in the south of the country, the Namur justice having found the apparent illegality of its use. The Region has however appealed. In Brussels, the CST will also be challenged in court at the end of this week.