Peretz orders urgent promotion of sport hunting ban

27.06.2013                      19.Tammus. 5773

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Peretz orders urgent promotion of sport hunting ban

Environmental Protection Minister Amir Peretz advances bill that will prohibit recreational hunting in Israel.

A few years ago, the Environmental Protection Ministry first proposed a bill on the subject, but the matter got stuck in the Knesset after passing through its first reading. Peretz signed a request to apply the law of continuity in order to revive the bill, which will bring it before the Ministerial Committee for Legislation in the coming weeks, after which it can proceed to the Knesset for second and third readings….