Préfet des Alpes-de-Haute-Provence v. Maire d’Aubenas-les-Alpes

1910698 1910699 20MA00835
December 17, 2019
Provisional judgment
France, Marseille

Politicians
Préfecture des Alpes-de-Haute-Provence
Brigitte Moya
Corinne Lepage, Caroline La Rosa

Administrative
Summary proceedings
Other
Annulment and suspension (summary proceedings) of the execution of the order of 8 August 2019 by which the mayor of Aubenas-les-Alpes, Brigitte Moya, regulated the use of pesticides in the territory of her municipality.
Administrative Court of Appeals of Marseille, France
Appellate (Appeal) Court

April 29, 2020
Negative
The order restricting the use of pesticides issued by the mayor of Aubenas-les-Alpes was suspended by the judge in summary proceedings on 02/05/2020. On April 29, 2020, the Court of Appeal of Marseille confirms the suspension of the municipal order.
National law

The order restricting the use of pesticides in the territory of the municipality issued by the mayor of Aubenas-les-Alpes is attacked by the Prefect of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence on the ground that this measure is not within the competence of a mayor but of the Minister of Agriculture. The order is suspended by the interim relief judge on 02/05/2020. The mayor of Aubenas-les-Alpes lodged an appeal on 02/21/2020. The Court of Appeal of Marseille confirms the decision of the Administrative court of Marseille on 29 April 2020.