Referendum Bill to face first Knesset vote Wednesday

29.07.2013                      22.Aw.5773

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Referendum Bill to face first Knesset vote Wednesday

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The Knesset will vote on the government’s Referendum Bill in its first reading on Wednesday, following a ministerial vote in favor of the legislation on Sunday.
The bill, which turns the existing Referendum Law – requiring any deal to give up sovereign territory to be brought to a public vote – into a Basic Law, will be brought to a first reading Wednesday afternoon, the last day of the Knesset’s summer session….