The house of representatives of the Netherlands approved a bill still in 2016.
The upper house of the Dutch Parliament (the Senate) passed a law prohibiting the country’s citizens and migrants to wear the burqa and other face covering items in public places such as schools, hospitals and government agencies, says with reference to .
So, the lower chamber (House of representatives) approved the bill in 2016, after attempts to impose a complete ban on the burqa and other clothing that conceals the face, failed.
Earlier, the Danish government banned the wearing in public places clothing that covers the face, particularly the niqab and the burqa.
For the corresponding bill voted 75 people.