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  3/12/2014, Adar Bet 10, 5774

Referendum Bill Passes 68-0

The referendum bill was passed Wednesday evening in the Knesset by a vote of 68 with 0 opposed and 0 abstentions. Opposition MKs who may have voted against the bill chose to sit out of the vote. The bill is intended to require a national referendum in the event of significant land concessions.