News Briefs

  7/1/2013, Tammuz 23, 5773

Chief Rabbinate Announces Summer Kosher Regulations

The Chief Rabbinate Kashrut Department has announced some Kashrut regulations, particularly for the summer vacation:

1. Make sure the restaurant or wedding hall has an original, up-to-date Kashrut certificate issued by the local Rabbinate.

2. Call the Kashrut supervisor and get first-hand information on the establishment's standards.

3. When lodging at hotels or bungalows, make sure all elevators electric eyes and electronic sensors are approved for permissible Sabbath use.