(A bill providing for withholding the bodies of martyred fighters if they members of a faction, and the same faction has an Israeli Prisoner of body. The bodies are only to be release upon a decision from the Mini Cabinet of Military and Political Affairs).
Bill Proposed by: Mickey Levy (Yesh Atid – There is a Future) and all party MKs
Bill No. 4988/20/F

(A bill providing for more reasons that “allow” the Israeli Interior Minister to revoke the “residency” permits of residents of occupied Jerusalem and Golan. Amongst the “reasons” is obtaining citizenships of other countries including Gaza Strip).

Bill Proposed by: Amir Ohana and others
Bill No. 4744/20/F

(A bill requires a majority vote of 80, out of 120, members of the Knesset (MKs) for any amendment to the Basic Law: Jerusalem, Capital of Israel. However, at the request of the government, this new provision may be annulled by another bill, which wins a majority vote of at least 61 MKs. In the first reading, an appendix was introduced, providing that the law would be applicable to the city’s area of jurisdiction, which the

 (A bill aggravates sentences against anyone who criticises the Israeli occupying army as a whole, not just a soldier. From an Israeli perspective, this tarnishes the army’s reputation. According to the bill, a person or organisation will be charged with “libel and defamation”. Clearly, the bill targets Israeli and other human rights organisations, which publish reports on crimes.)

Initiator: Yoav Kish and others
Bill No. 4766/20/F

Saturday, September 25, 2021


The Palestinian Forum for Israeli Studies (MADAR) is an independent research centre specialising in Israeli affairs, based in Ramallah, Palestine. MADAR was established in 2000 by a group of Palestinian intellectuals and academics, including the late poet Mahmoud Darwish, Dr. Lily Feidy, Dr. Ali Jarbawi, Dr. Ahmad Harb, Mr. Walid Al-Ahmad and Mr. Akram Haniyyeh. The centre was registered as a not-for-profit organisation with the Palestinian Ministry of Interior, and obtained a research centre’s operational licensing from the Palestinian Ministry of Information.