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  5/25/2014, Iyar 25, 5774

Ministers OK Relief for Unemployed Discharged Soldiers


The Ministerial Committee on Legislation endorsed, Sunday afternoon, an amendment to the Bituach Le'umi (National Insurance Institute) Law by Member of Knesset Elazar Stern (Hatenua') to exempt unemployed people from contributing to Bituach Le'umi for the first three months after their release from the Israel Defense Forces or national civilian volunteer service.

The exemption would apply to soldiers a minimum of two thirds of compulsory service or two years of national volunteer service.

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