Préfet des Hauts-de-Seine v. Maire d’Antony

November 5, 2019
Provisional judgment
France, Cergy-Pontoise

Préfecture des Hauts-de-Seine
Jean-Yves Senant
Me Chevandier

Summary proceedings
Glyphosate, Other
Suspension of the order of June 3, 2019 banning pesticides on the territory of the municipality taken by Jean-Yves Senant, Mayor of Antony.
Administrative Court of Cergy-Pontoise, France

November 25, 2019
The request of the Prefect of Hauts-de-Seine is rejected. The contested order is not suspended. The State must pay € 1500 for the costs incurred by the municipality of Antony.
National law

The order banning pesticides in the municipality of Antony issued by the mayor is challenged by the prefect of Hauts-de-Seine on the grounds that this measure is not the prerogative of a mayor, but of the Minister of Agriculture. On Nov. 25, 2019, the judge for interim measures decides not to suspend the contested order.