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  3/13/2014, Adar Bet 11, 5774

Support of 'Disputed Laws' for Conversion-Law Backing


The Hatnua party has said it will offer its support in the legislative marathon involving the 'Disputed laws", in exchange for Coalition support on MK Eliezer Stern's proposed Conversion Law, according to a report in Ma'ariv.

According to the report, Hatnua will offer its full support to the Coalition factions as regards to the equality of burden, referendum, and governance laws, in exchange for the Coalition's full support of Stern's proposed conversion bill that would permit rabbis who are not experts in the Jewish laws pertaining to conversion to, nevertheless, conduct conversions without sufficient oversight.

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