Nordjylland get non-working time, but it does not the politicians. It may look strange, says the politician.
From the new year no employees in Region Nordjylland smoke during working hours. However, it is not the 41 elected politicians in the north regional.
First vice-president of the north denmark Region Lone Sondrup (V), which on Tuesday was to vote for the proposal at a meeting of the committee of the regions, recognises that it may look odd.
But she also stresses that the prohibition for politicians could be considered.
- It, Sahabet we talked also about, but because the item was on the staff, we could not just do it there. So I think it comes up again at some point.
- It may look a little odd, but it came from the employees ' organisations, and it was, we considered, says Lone Sondrup to the news agency Ritzau.
According to the north Jutland has several politicians pointed out that it seems hypocritical that politicians are not subject to the same requirements.
Lone Sondrup says, however, that the politicians in advance to comply with the ban on that you are not allowed to smoke on the region's cadastre.
I also believe that we, as regionsrådsmedlemmer also comply with the rules, there now is. Of course smoking, we also do not know when we are up there, says the vice-president.
/ritzau/Date Of Update: 26 November 2019, 23:00