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California bill will ensure the right to hang mezuzahs

California bill will ensure the right to hang mezuzahs

New bill bars landlords and condominium associations from banning 'display of religious items' on doorframes.Gabe Stutman, JTA, 11/07/2019 15:32
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs law against anti-Semitism

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs law against anti-Semitism

DeSantis officially signs into law legislation against anti-Semitism two days after a ceremonial signing in Jerusalem.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/06/2019 19:19
'Immunity Law' placed on Knesset table

'Immunity Law' placed on Knesset table

Bill establishes an MK's default immunity from indictment, removal of which is subject to the approval of the House Committee.Hezki Baruch, 21/05/2019 13:13
Republicans launch bid to force House vote on BDS

Republicans launch bid to force House vote on BDS

Bill targeting BDS has been held up in part because Democrats say it poses a threat to First Amendment free speech protections.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 16/05/2019 10:11
Moshe Feiglin: 'Cannabis must be legalized'

Moshe Feiglin: 'Cannabis must be legalized'

Zehut conditions future political agreements on legalization: 'One who broke law to acquire medicine he needs will receive my full backing.'Mordechai Sones, 27/12/2018 12:15
Knesset approves 'Gidon Sa'ar Law' in preliminary reading

Knesset approves 'Gidon Sa'ar Law' in preliminary reading

According to the bill, president may only select prime minister from party leaders. 'The bill will prevent tricks.'Hezki Baruch, 12/12/2018 16:41
Irish Senate advances bill that bans 'settlement goods'

Irish Senate advances bill that bans 'settlement goods'

Ireland’s Senate advances bill outlawing sale of goods from Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria. Violators may be jailed, fined.JTA, 28/11/2018 22:32
Liberman: 'We won't stop until the mission is completed'

Liberman: 'We won't stop until the mission is completed'

Bill to be brought Wednesday for discussion in Law Committee ahead of Knesset's approval in first reading. DM: 'We won't give up.'Hezki Baruch, 06/11/2018 09:10
New bill seeks heavy tax on foreign government-funded NGOs

New bill seeks heavy tax on foreign government-funded NGOs

A new bill aims to impose heavy taxes on organizations that receive the majority of their funding from foreign governments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2018 11:01
Will terrorists be expelled within Judea and Samaria?

Will terrorists be expelled within Judea and Samaria?

Committee to discuss MK Yogev's bill giving IDF general authority to expel families of terrorists to different area of Judea and Samaria.Hezki Baruch, 28/10/2018 08:10
Cultural Loyalty Law approved by Ministerial Committee

Cultural Loyalty Law approved by Ministerial Committee

Bill initiated by Culture Minister Miri Regev and supported by Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon.Mordechai Sones, 21/10/2018 18:47
'Breaking the Silence Law' approved for second, third readings

'Breaking the Silence Law' approved for second, third readings

Red card for radical left: Bill to keep radical leftist organizations out of schools advances to final stages of legislation.Hezki Baruch, 03/07/2018 11:48
'Years from now, we'll all regret the major effect this has'

'Years from now, we'll all regret the major effect this has'

Histadrut Jurist Union Chairman Yitzchak Gordon explains why they emphatically protest proposed law change.Mordechai Sones, 27/06/2018 14:20
Ministerial Committee approves bill against documenting soldiers

Ministerial Committee approves bill against documenting soldiers

Bill barring filming of IDF soldiers during operational activity approved in committee despite AG's opposition - but will be softened later.Hezki Baruch, 17/06/2018 14:57
'Terrorist funerals must not become pro-terror rallies'

'Terrorist funerals must not become pro-terror rallies'

Knesset committee approves bill to prevent mass funerals for terrorists. 'Unbelievable displays of incitement.'Hezki Baruch, 06/03/2018 13:29
Due to security situation: Sovereignty bill postponed

Due to security situation: Sovereignty bill postponed

Coalition heads unanimously decide to postpone vote on bill seeking to apply sovereignty in Judea and Samaria, due to situation in North.Hezki Baruch, 11/02/2018 14:23
March of the Living will proceed despite Poland's Holocaust law

March of the Living will proceed despite Poland's Holocaust law

'Now, as much as ever, we believe our mission is of the utmost importance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2018 14:18
Netanyahu blocks Judea and Samaria sovereignty bill

Netanyahu blocks Judea and Samaria sovereignty bill

PM instructs that vote in key ministerial committee will only take place after coordination with the Trump administration.Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2018 10:51
'Mr Prime Minister, the time has come for sovereignty'

'Mr Prime Minister, the time has come for sovereignty'

Jewish Home Minister calls on PM not to block Judea, Samaria sovereignty bill, to come to Ministerial Committee for Legislation this Sunday.Hezki Baruch, 08/02/2018 10:12
Polish president to sign Holocaust bill

Polish president to sign Holocaust bill

Polish president says he will sign bill forbidding linking Poland to crimes of Holocaust, but will refer it for judicial review.JTA, 06/02/2018 13:57
Bennett threatens Likud over 'Ariel University Bill'

Bennett threatens Likud over 'Ariel University Bill'

Jewish Home Chairman says Ministerial Legislation Committee frozen until PM green lights law normalizing colleges in Judea, Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 10/01/2018 18:43
'Death penalty for Jews? Pathetic'

'Death penalty for Jews? Pathetic'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir slams PM for suggesting death penalty law intended for terrorists could be used against Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2018 19:31
'The State of Israel's existence is at stake'

'The State of Israel's existence is at stake'

MK Nava Boker says Israel must use the death penalty in order to eradicate terror and ensure country's continued existence.Hezki Baruch, 02/08/2017 08:45
'Soros Law' targets donors to anti-Israel organizations

'Soros Law' targets donors to anti-Israel organizations

MK Zohar: 'The time has come to dry up leftist NGOs which work against the government, slander Israel, and hurt its right to defend itself.'Tal Polon, 11/07/2017 15:02
Likud pulls 'Beit El Bill'

Likud pulls 'Beit El Bill'

Coalition Chairman removes bill from agenda, after it became clear to the PM's Office that Law Committee intended to approve the bill today.Uzi Baruch, 02/07/2017 12:06
Street names for the gender-disoriented: Shuli Mualem cosponsors

Street names for the gender-disoriented: Shuli Mualem cosponsors

Bill requires 40% representation of street names for women, Sephardic Jews, Arabs, the gender-disoriented, and auto-hermaphrodites.Gil Ronen and Mordechai Sones, 11/05/2017 19:00
'Why should foreign-funded NGOs get tax breaks?'

'Why should foreign-funded NGOs get tax breaks?'

New bill proposes to cancel property tax discount for foreign-funded NGOs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/03/2017 13:41
Proposed law for 'financial violence'

Proposed law for 'financial violence'

Minister Gila Gamliel endorses bill which would enable people to sue family members for 'financial violence' against them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/08/2016 14:40
No petty criminal investigations of sitting PM?

No petty criminal investigations of sitting PM?

MK Amsalem files law proposal to bar investigations into sitting Prime Minister for crimes bearing penalty of less than 6 months prison.Hezki Baruch, 09/08/2016 09:06
Bill: Ban public calls to Muslim prayer

Bill: Ban public calls to Muslim prayer

Calls to prayer and messages via muezzin are noisy and disrupt the daily life of non-Muslims, MK argues Wednesday.Hezki Baruch, 25/11/2015 13:54
Bill: Subsidize services for Israelis with autism

Bill: Subsidize services for Israelis with autism

MKs and parents urge the Knesset to put petty politics aside Wednesday, as bill cementing rights for the autistic is due for a vote.Tova Dvorin, 25/11/2015 09:39
Bill to force government to complete 4-year term

Bill to force government to complete 4-year term

MK Nissan Slomiansky says the revolving door of Israeli government has prevented any of the real issues from being addressed.Benny Tucker, 18/11/2015 08:49
Bill: Tougher fines for emergency hotline pranks

Bill: Tougher fines for emergency hotline pranks

Terror wave prompting push to enforce laws against false emergency calls; proposals could change entire emergency hotline system.Tova Dvorin, 06/11/2015 10:11
Bill: Two Years' Prison for Rock-Throwers

Bill: Two Years' Prison for Rock-Throwers

Proposal also to sanction police using greater force to catch terrorists; rock-throwers who cause death to be charged with murder.Tova Dvorin, 21/09/2015 20:11
Bill: Ban Businesses from Demanding Shabbat Work

Bill: Ban Businesses from Demanding Shabbat Work

After Tel Aviv Shabbat business scandal, Likud MK proposes bill to protect the rights of Shabbat-observant Israelis.Orly Harari, 26/08/2015 17:03
Illinois Passes Anti-BDS Bill

Illinois Passes Anti-BDS Bill

Bill requires State of Illinois to divest from all companies that boycott Israel.Tova Dvorin, 19/05/2015 15:07
Bill: Pregnant Women to Park in Handicap Spots

Bill: Pregnant Women to Park in Handicap Spots

Parliamentary adviser to Labor MK inspires bill to ease the lives of women in their last trimester of pregnancy.Tova Dvorin, 18/05/2015 21:47
Employers Cannot Discriminate Against 'Settlers'

Employers Cannot Discriminate Against 'Settlers'

Left livid after bill to apply Equal Employment Opportunities Act to place of residence is ratified into law.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 02/12/2014 08:54
Bill to Outlaw Movement Behind Jerusalem Rioting

Bill to Outlaw Movement Behind Jerusalem Rioting

Bill to blacklist Islamic Movement in Israel which lauded 'Third Intifada' up for approval by Ministerial Committee for Legislation.Tova Dvorin, 21/11/2014 13:18
Bill to Ease Organ Donation Process

Bill to Ease Organ Donation Process

Bill to provide social security benefits for organ donors, shorten long wait for transplants.Tova Dvorin, 16/11/2014 12:07
Bill to 'Reverse the Disengagement' in Samaria

Bill to 'Reverse the Disengagement' in Samaria

Could Jews return to Homesh and Sa-Nur? Bill backed by several MKs to right the 'terrible decree' of the Disengagement.Tova Dvorin, 12/11/2014 23:08
Bill: Abolish Daylight Savings Time in Israel

Bill: Abolish Daylight Savings Time in Israel

Yesh Atid MK pushes to abolish 'spring forward, fall back' time change, arguing it merely causes a national headache.Tova Dvorin, 26/10/2014 10:27
Bill: Released Terrorists to Return to Prison

Bill: Released Terrorists to Return to Prison

MKs from across the political spectrum unite to sign bill, which was approved for first reading.Ido Ben-Porat, 21/07/2014 19:11
Bill Blocking Terrorists' Benefits Passes Readings

Bill Blocking Terrorists' Benefits Passes Readings

Landmark initiative to begin removing incentives for terrorist prisoners and 'gestures' to the PA advances in Knesset.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 07/07/2014 22:16
'Life Without Parole' Bill Passes Prelim. Reading

'Life Without Parole' Bill Passes Prelim. Reading

Bill to prevent terrorist releases from becoming the norm passes first major hurdle after series of setbacks.Tova Dvorin, 11/06/2014 15:13
'Affirmative Action' to Boost Hareidi Employment?

'Affirmative Action' to Boost Hareidi Employment?

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett to push bill demanding employers hire hareidi men, blames prejudice for the workforce gap.Hezki Baruch, 21/05/2014 16:37
'Do They Oppose Releasing Terrorists or Not?'

'Do They Oppose Releasing Terrorists or Not?'

MK Shaked puzzles over opposition to terrorist release prevention bill by left-wing ministers who claimed to oppose such moves.Nir Har-Zahav, 11/05/2014 16:51
Bill Equating 'Price Tag,' Terrorism Falls Flat

Bill Equating 'Price Tag,' Terrorism Falls Flat

MK slams decision as 'racist,' despite inherent differences between terrorism and 'price tag' vandalism.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/05/2014 14:48
Ministers Pass 'Life Without Parole' Bill

Ministers Pass 'Life Without Parole' Bill

Bill to enforce life sentences for terrorists passes 7-3 in Committee for Legislation. But will it face an appeal?Tova Dvorin and Hezki Baruch, 11/05/2014 12:55
Bill: Life Sentence without Parole for Terrorists

Bill: Life Sentence without Parole for Terrorists

Jewish Home Chairman vows to vote for bill, which is already being threatened with an appeal by Tzipi Livni. 'We will not relent,' he says.Tova Dvorin, 09/05/2014 12:52
Approved: Preliminary Proposal to Cancel TV Tax

Approved: Preliminary Proposal to Cancel TV Tax

Bill to see IBA closed and reopened under new management; MKs rally behind the bill after landslide vote.Tova Dvorin, 04/05/2014 14:30
Proposal: Criminalize Contact with the PA

Proposal: Criminalize Contact with the PA

After Hamas-Fatah unity pact, one MK proposes bill to make Israel's contact with the PLO - like with Hamas - a criminal offense.Tova Dvorin, 25/04/2014 11:57
Law Proposed Limiting Free Newspapers

Law Proposed Limiting Free Newspapers

Seemingly innocuous bill to introduce 'fair competition' to news market expected to cause uproar in coalition, Israeli press.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin , 20/03/2014 01:15
Law Protecting Women Trying to Conceive Approved

Law Protecting Women Trying to Conceive Approved

Women who are struggling to have children cannot be fired from work while undergoing treatment, even if they switch jobs.Tova Dvorin, 25/02/2014 00:43
'The Presidency Has Turned Into a Joke'

'The Presidency Has Turned Into a Joke'

Former MK Eliezer Cohen weighs in on presidential elections to Arutz Sheva, calls for presidential role in government to change.Tova Dvorin, 22/02/2014 21:40
'Released Terrorists Should Not Receive Benefits'

'Released Terrorists Should Not Receive Benefits'

MK Yariv Levin's bill to prevent released terrorists from receiving state stipends up for vote Sunday.Tova Dvorin, 16/02/2014 10:12
Bill to Hold Municipal Rabbis Accountable

Bill to Hold Municipal Rabbis Accountable

Religious Services Ministry bill to allow municipal rabbis to be disciplined in the event of incompetence passes in Ministerial Committee.Tova Dvorin, 09/02/2014 16:01