Locked content Sunday trade ban to be expanded gradually

The Law and Justice (PiS) government announced new amendments to the draft bill on Sunday trade ban. The new law would come into force in March next year and would cover two Sundays per month, while in 2019 the ban would be expanded to three Sundays per month, and in 2020 it would cover all…

Locked content Sunday trade ban to come into force next year

According to the Law and Justice (PiS) MP Janusz Śniadek, the decision has been made to implement the ban on Sunday trade on every other Sunday, starting from next year. “The political decision has been made, now the bill will be fast-tracked and come into force next year,” Śniadek told Tok FM radio...
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Sunday trade ban to cover only two Sundays per month – media

According to Dziennik Gazeta Prawna, the government wants to impose the Sunday trade ban starting from next year, with two Sundays per month when stores will be allowed to remain open. In 2019, that number would be further limited to only one Sunday each month. “I proposed two Sundays because it see...

Locked content Sunday trade ban could be delayed to next year – Rafalska

Parliamentary work on a law restricting trade on Sundays could be finished by October, which would mean that the law would come into force starting from the beginning of 2018, Minister of Family, Labor and Social Policy Elżbieta Rafalska said. She also added that she supports the version of the bill...

Locked content New approach to the Sunday trade ban

The ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party announced a new idea on restricting the trade on Sundays. The latest proposal is to allow the trade on these days, but only till 13-14:00. Deputy PM Mateusz Morawiecki called the idea “very interesting.” But, not everyone is keen on this approach. Alfred Bujar ...

Locked content Poland won’t implement Sunday trade ban this year – Rafals...

Poland will not be introducing a ban on Sunday trade this year, labor minister Elżbieta Rafalska admitted. “Such an ambitious possibility that this bill enters into force yet in H2 this year has definitely expired. Of course, I do not want to decide for the parliament, but it seems impossible to me....

Locked content Trade ban every other Sunday a ‘fair compromise’- Kaczyńsk...

Ruling Law and Justice (PiS) leader Jarosław Kaczyński, said that he thinks that implementing the trade ban for every other Sunday, would be a fair compromise. “A large part of the society believes that visiting large-area stores is a part of Sunday ritual, whether they buy something or not. If it i...