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Three haredi MKs resign from the Knesset

Three haredi MKs resign from the Knesset

Ministers Deri and Litzman and Deputy Minister Maklev resign from the Knesset under the Norwegian Law.Ben Shaul, 07/04/2021 01:59
New Blue and White MK 'in favor of sovereignty'

New Blue and White MK 'in favor of sovereignty'

Hila Shay Vazan, who becomes an MK following passage of Norwegian Law, says she is "totally right-wing." "My opinions are clear."Yehonatan Gottlieb, 21/06/2020 10:59
4 religious women to enter Knesset

4 religious women to enter Knesset

Norwegian Law allows Blue and White ministers to resign from the Knesset, paving way for 4 religious Jewish women to become MKs.Yehonatan Gottleib, 17/06/2020 18:26
Knesset approves Norwegian Law, Netanyahu absent from vote

Knesset approves Norwegian Law, Netanyahu absent from vote

Knesset approves Norwegian Law by a majority of 66 to 43. The Prime Minister did not attend the vote.Hezki Baruch, 16/06/2020 00:35
Accelerated efforts to pass 'Norwegian Law'

Accelerated efforts to pass 'Norwegian Law'

Bill would allow ministers to resign from the Knesset to make room for new MKs from the party lists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/05/2020 10:05
Five Blue and White ministers to step down as MKs under Norwegian Law

Five Blue and White ministers to step down as MKs under Norwegian Law

Knesset to pass Norwegian Law, allowing ministers to step down as Knesset members.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2020 11:30
Deputy Education Minister resigns from Knesset

Deputy Education Minister resigns from Knesset

Meir Porush leaves Knesset as per 'Norwegian Law,' to end months of infighting within UTJ over distribution of MKs.Hezki Baruch, 22/05/2016 15:08
Kahlon to resign from Knesset today

Kahlon to resign from Knesset today

Utilizing the Mini-Norwegian Law, Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon will resign from Knesset allowing Akram Hassoun to take his seat.Haim Lev, 27/01/2016 11:25
Kahlon to resign from Knesset

Kahlon to resign from Knesset

Finance Minister to step down as an MK while maintaining his ministerial post, allowing for another MK from Kulanu to join the Knesset.Reut Hadar, 15/01/2016 03:45
Bennett resigns, in order to return to Knesset

Bennett resigns, in order to return to Knesset

Jewish Home Chairman steps down as minister so that he can rejoin the Knesset, following Yinon Magal's resignation.Hezki Baruch, 03/12/2015 17:53
Naftali Bennett to Resign as MK

Naftali Bennett to Resign as MK

Bennett uses new laws to keep his Education Minister post, but allow former MK Shuli Muallem-Refaeli to rejoin Knesset.Tova Dvorin, 07/10/2015 16:39
'Norwegian Law' Passes Second and Third Readings

'Norwegian Law' Passes Second and Third Readings

Knesset approves bill that allows one minister or deputy minister from each party to resign from the Knesset to make way for new MKs.Elad Benari, 30/07/2015 03:45
Report: Bennett May Give Up Knesset Seat

Report: Bennett May Give Up Knesset Seat

Naftali Bennett may resign from the Knesset if the “Norwegian Law” is passed, making way for Shuli Muallem to take a vacant Jewish Home seatUzi Baruch, 26/07/2015 22:58
Pressure Mounts on PM to Apply 'Norwegian Law'

Pressure Mounts on PM to Apply 'Norwegian Law'

Likud committee and Netanyahu don't see eye to eye on law which enables ministers to resign from Knesset - paving way for new MKs.Hezki Baruch, 23/07/2015 07:46
Law Allowing Ministers to Resign Passes

Law Allowing Ministers to Resign Passes

Knesset approves first reading of Jewish Home's bill that would allow a minister to resign from the Knesset and allow new MKs to enter.Hezki Baruch, 23/07/2015 02:12
New Law Would Bring Fresh MKs into the Knesset

New Law Would Bring Fresh MKs into the Knesset

The 'Norwegian Law' backed by Naftali Bennett and Avigdor Lieberman would open the door for younger MKs and better ministers, says expert.Gedalyah Reback, 29/03/2015 16:34