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  7/4/2011, Tammuz 2, 5771

New Building Plan Passes on First Reading


The Knesset passed on its first reading a law that would move building projects forward. The law, presented by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, passed its first reading with 51 MKs in favor and 20 against. The plan is designed to increase the number of available apartments and lower their prices.