08:26
Reported

News Brief

  2/9/2014, Adar 9, 5774

Ministerial Committee to Discuss Legal Aid for Whistleblowers


The Ministerial Legislative Committee is expected today (Sunday) to approve a bill providing legal aid to employees who report corruption or inappropriate conduct in the workplace.

The bill, which was submitted by Minister of Justice Tzipi Livni, is to encourage employees to disclose such conduct. Legal Aid would be provided regardless of the employee's financial abilities.