Progress on divorce sanctions bill held up

15.12.2011                      19.Kislev. 5772

Neues Scheidungsgesetz:

Progress on divorce sanctions bill held up

Saga of amendments to law imposing punitive sanctions on men who refuse to give their wives a bill of divorce continues.

The ongoing saga of an amendment bill to the law imposing punitive sanctions on men who refuse to give their wives a bill of divorce, or get, continued on Tuesday in the Knesset Constitution, Law and Justice Committee.
Despite hopes for a short hearing and a positive vote to send the bill to the Knesset for second and third readings, the hearing proved turbulent, and progress was again held up….