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  7/1/2013, Tammuz 23, 5773

Joint Committee OKs 2013-14 Knesset Budget

A nine-member joint panel of the Knesset Finance Committee and the Knesset House Committee unanimously approved, Monday, a budget for the Knesset of almost 607,000 shekels for 2013 and a budget of more than 208,000 for 2014.

Knesset Speaker Yuli-Yoel Edelstein said,  "The budget reflects the need to cut as much as possible and not disable ongoing activities or projects that are already underway."