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  11/5/2013, Kislev 2, 5774

MK: Let New Immigrants Drive – Without the Fuss

The Knesset’s Immigration Committee tackled the issue of licensing drivers from overseas in a meeting Tuesday. The meeting was called by MK Dov Lipman (Yesh Atid), who immigrated to Israel from North America. The process of obtaining an Israeli driver’s license requires “an absurd amount of time, effort and money,” he charged.