Dependents, the origin of meat in restaurants, youth employment contracts … what will change in March

Youth programs, consumption, bonuses, payroll, education … Changes will be made in several areas during this month of March 2022. Already on February 28th, many health restrictions have changed, including the termination of forced masks. Places covered by the vaccination pass. Franceinfo gets inventory.

Only a few days left to register on the electoral list for the presidential election

Registration on the electoral list to vote for the presidential election is available online at service-public.fr until Wednesday, March 2, and by city hall or mail until Friday, March 4. The deadline for legislative elections is May 4 online and May 6 by city hall or mail.

Started youth engagement contract

The youth contract, which replaces the current youth guarantee system, took the first step on March 1, 2022. This is about unemployed youth aged 16-25 who are untrained and have a hard time finding a job. .. Young people with disabilities under the age of 30 are not employed or trained.

Youth Employment Contracts are one of the steps in the “One Youth, One Solution” program launched in 2020. This allows young people to take support courses for 6-12 months, and in some cases up to 18 months. To find a job. On this course he benefits from a monthly allowance of up to € 500.

2021 Holiday Vouchers are redeemable until March 31st

Forgot the holiday voucher at the bottom of the drawer that is valid until the end of 2021? Each holiday voucher over € 30 can be redeemed until March 31, 2022. After that, you can benefit from the extended validity period of 2 years. Therefore, the new check is valid until December 31, 2023 and is shown on the government website.

Twice the restaurant voucher limit remains valid

Relaxation of terms and conditions for restaurant vouchers (ticket restaurants, Up Déjeuner, etc.), which was scheduled to end on February 28, has been extended until the end of June. By then, the limit has always doubled (usually € 38 compared to € 19) and restaurant vouchers are available on weekends.

“I think our restaurant friends deserve it“, RMC-BFMTV estimated on February 23, by Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Bruno Le Maire. Umih, the sector’s leading employers’ organization, welcomed the decision to support their activities. It’s still a complicated pandemic situation for restaurant owners.

The origin of all meat must be shown in the restaurant

From March 1, 2022, it is mandatory to indicate the origin of the meat served in the restaurant. Until now, restaurants only had to list the origin of beef. Especially the legacy of the mad cow disease crisis. From now on, it is necessary to mention the origin of poultry, sheep, pork and goat meat, whether in mass catering (schools, hospitals, managed restaurants) or commercial catering.

In collective catering, “It is estimated that half of the meat is imported, and in the case of poultry, its share is even higher.”Said Julian Donormandy, Minister of Agriculture, in September 2021. “I’m confident that this labeling obligation will drive things.”..

Dependent allowances are systematically managed by the CAF

Beginning March 1, the Family Allowance Fund (CAF) has systematically acted as an intermediary for dependent payments between divorced parents to avoid unpaid claims.

This “public support service” previously applied by your spouse will be applied automatically unless your parents agree to apply for a tax exemption.

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If the judge declares a divorce, the reforms will come into effect on March 1. On January 1, 2023, it will be extended to all other divorces involving minor children (mutually agreed divorce, or enforceable ownership issued by the CAF). “No more divorce judgments. Can be used by unmarried couples.”Emphasizes the National Family Allowance Fund (CNAF).

Due to this change “Undo the load of the request”,and “Notice” CNAF Secretary Nicholas Grivel told AFP that unpaid invoices could come. Single mothers are overrated among over-debtors, but some fathers do not respect their obligations. In total, 380 in France Every year, 000 underage children are worried, but 200,000 couples with children are separated.

Prices for some brands of cigarettes and cigars are rising

Good news for smokers. Major brands of cigarettes (Lucky Strike, Camel, Marlboro, Winfield, Winston, etc.) will not be affected by the March 1 price increase. However, some brands and categories that are not selling well will increase in price. This is especially true for the Imperiales Clasicos cigars, which range from € 5.40 to € 5.80. French customs This document. In January, about 2.5 billion cigarettes were delivered to tobacco shops in France and Corsica. According to customs.

Baccalaureate professional exam will be postponed

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, general and technical bac special tests have been postponed. Instead of taking place in mid-March, it will be postponed from May 11th to 13th, 2022. “”The professional exam program is the same and there is nothing to modify. “Specify the government website.

These test marks are not included in the Parcoursup file.They will be replaced “According to first class participants and averages obtained during the first two semesters of the terminal”..

Other deadlines until the end of March

Parkour sap. Hopes for a post-baccalauréat orientation on the Parcoursup platform, held for high school students at the end of January 2021, will end on March 29, 2022. On April 7th, you need to complete the file, confirm your wishes, and wait until June 2nd. Due to the start of admission, its main stages will end on July 15. The final orientation took place on September 16th, reminding me of the government calendar..

“Macron Bonus” Employers will be able to pay this extraordinary purchasing power bonus until March 31st.This premium has an upper limit “1,000 euros, or 2,000 euros for signing a profit sharing agreement or for secondary workers”Details of the Ministry of Economy website.

Energy check. The system is relevant to 5.8 million low-income households and is intended to support the payment of energy charges (electricity, gas, etc.). This energy check can only be used until March 31st. Specify a dedicated site.

Winter vacation. The winter vacation, which began on November 1, 2021, will end on March 31, 2022. Tenants will not be able to leave the property during this period. However, some people are not affected by this measure, listing government sites.