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  11/19/2013, Kislev 16, 5774

Legislative C'tee to Hear Proposal on Removal of Mayors


The government's Ministerial Committee on Legislative Affairs will be meeting this coming Sunday to decide on the proposed law to relieve mayors who have been indicted on criminal charges of their posts, according to Attorney Hani Ofek of the State Attorney's Office.

Ofek noted that the municipal councils of the three cities that had already elected mayors under indictment over this last election will need to convene in order to discuss the suspension of each of their mayors, respectively.