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  7/25/2012, Av 6, 5772

New Bill Would Fine Those that Hire Illegal Migrants

A bill aimed at curbing illegal migrant passed a first reading in the Knesset on Wednesday. If made a law, anyone hiring or renting to an illegal alien would face jail time or a stiff fine. The bill was submitted by Member of Knesset Ofir Akunis (Likud Party) and Member of Knesset Miri Regev (Likud Party).