MK Kalfa withdraws Amar-Ariel bill for chief rabbi

27.05.2013                      18.Siwan. 5773

Innenpolitik:

MK Kalfa withdraws Amar-Ariel bill for chief rabbi

Bayit Yehudi MK most likely withdrew the bill because it does not have enough support in the committee to pass at this stage.

A bill presented by MK Zvulun Kalfa of Bayit Yehudi to pave the way for a political deal to elect Rabbi Yaakov Ariel as Ashkenazi chief rabbi and reelect incumbent Sephardi Chief Rabbi Shlomo Amar was withdrawn from the agenda of the Ministerial Committee for Legislation on Sunday….