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Schedule of Committee Meetings
Monday, February 08, 2016 through Tuesday, March 22, 2016


 
Agenda for Monday, February 08, 2016

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
1.  Holocaust commemoration delegations to Poland - students left behind (in Israel) due to financial distress
2.  "Cartel fixed prices for youth delegations to Poland"
Protocol number: 137 
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
1.  Improper administration regarding culture basket committees
2.  National culture basket

Labor, Welfare and Health Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
National Insurance Bill (amendment no. 170) (increasing number of people eligible for student grant), 2016
Protocol number: 160 
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Labor dispute at the Youth Protection Authority
Protocol number: 161 
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Supporting and providing mental assistance to families in which a child died of a disease
Protocol number: 162 
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Medical and research labs in distress
Protocol number: 163 
Committee plenum: 
13:30  Agenda:
1.  Foreign Workers Decree (prohibition on illegal employment and securing fair terms) (health services basket for employee) (amendment), 2015
2.  Foreign worker regulations (amendment - prohibition on illegal employment and securing fair terms) (amount deducted from salary towards medical insurance fees)

Economic Affairs Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Fishing Ordinances (amendment), 2015
Protocol number: 156 
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Effects of the sale of Golan Telecom on completion in the cell phone industry - follow-up meeting
Protocol number: 157 
Committee plenum: 
12:15  Agenda:
Vehicle Services Licensing Bill, 2013
Protocol number: 158 

Finance Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Economic Streamlining Bill (national insurance and benefits) (child stipends and long-term savings for children) (legislative amendments to achieve the budgetary goals for 2015-2016), follow-up meeting
Protocol number: 263 
Committee plenum: 
10:45  Agenda:
Economic Streamlining Bill (national insurance and benefits) (child stipends and long-term savings for children) (legislative amendments to achieve the budgetary goals for 2015-2016), follow-up meeting
Protocol number: 264 
Committee plenum: 
11:15  Agenda:
Conduct of the Government Companies Authority regarding the appointments of directors in government companies, proposal by MK Orly Levi-Abekasis
Protocol number: 265 
Committee plenum: 
11:40  Agenda:
Water regulations (changing the second addition to the law) (amendment and temporary order), 2015 - Finance Committee's approval by virtue of its authority according to article 116 of the Water Law, 1959
Protocol number: 266 

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Regulating the beaches in Israel – follow-up meeting
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Security in Givat Ze'ev and along Highway 443
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Granting community administrative councils in local councils the status of municipal neighborhood committees
Protocol number: 121 
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Government's decision regarding transfer to Israel of the last of the community members who are waiting in Addis Ababa and Gondar
Protocol number: 122 

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Anti-Terror Bill, 2015
Protocol number: 113 
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
1.  Companies Bill (amendment no. 28), 2015
2.  Companies directive (change to first addition to the law), 2015
3.  Regulations for companies (issues which do not constitute linkage) (amendment), 2015
4.  Regulations for companies (easing rules regarding the obligation to set a remuneration policy), 2015
5.  Regulations for companies (guidelines regarding remuneration and expenses for an external director) (amendment), 2015
Protocol number: 114 

Science and Technology Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:15  Agenda:
Opening of exhibit: Technologies at the service of the police

House Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
1.  Meeting of MKs Hanin Zoabi, Basel Ghattas and Jamal Zahalka with families of terrorists - discussion on turning to the attorney general and the Ethics Committee to examine possible criminal and ethical offenses
2.  Proposal by MKs Tzachi Hanegbi and Merav Michaeli to amend Knesset's Rules of Procedure regarding "Questions Hour" and "Motions of No-Confidence" 2. Bill to amend the Income Tax Ordinance (amendment no. 22), 2016 4. Request by the chairman of the Internal Affairs and Environment Committee to transfer the deliberations on the bill to amend the Municipalities Ordinance from the Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality to the Internal Affairs Committee
Protocol number: 105 

Special Committee for the Rights of the Child 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Child pornography and prostitution - conclusions of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child 2. Exploiting minors for prostitution

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
1.  Security Service Bill (amendment no. 7 and temporary order) (service in the police and recognized service) (amendment no. 15), 2015
2.   Security Service Bill (temporary order) (placement of former IDF soldiers in the Israel Prison Service) (amendment no. 7), 2015

Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
1.  Activity of the Office of the Anti-Trafficking Coordinator in the Justice Ministry
2.  Setting up subcommittee to combat the trafficking of women and prostitution

Special Committee to Discuss the National Authority for Urban Renewal Bill 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Financial Services Oversight Bill (non-institutionalized financial services), 2015
Protocol number: 32 

Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs 08/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Implementation of government decision no. 716 regarding the transfer to Israel of the last of the Ethiopian Jews who are waiting in Gondar and Addis Ababa
Protocol number: 70 

Agenda for Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Administrative Courts Directive (changes to the first addition to the law), 2015
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Selective enforcement by law enforcement agencies, including in cases involving stone-throwing and incitement online
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Police commissioner's briefing on law enforcement

State Control Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
1.  System for the budgeting of pre-academic preparatory programs and supervising them, state comptroller's report
2.  Special curriculums in universities, state comptroller's report - follow-up meeting

Labor, Welfare and Health Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Increasing awareness of Psoriasis disease
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Increasing awareness of Fibromyalgia
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Joint meeting of the Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs and the Labor, Welfare and Health Committee on: Progress towards the implementation of the national plan for Hepatitis and increasing awareness for early discovery among immigrants and other at-risk groups
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Raising awareness to familial hypercholesterolemia
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Work accidents in the construction field

Economic Affairs Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
1.  Measures taken by Bezeq in order to thwart the Wholesale Market Reform while misleading customers
2.  Measures taken by Bezeq in order to thwart the Fast Internet Reform while misleading customers
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Consumer Protection Bill (amendment no. 43) (sending consumer advance notice on due payment), 2015
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Animal Disease Ordinance (amending the first addition), 2015
Protocol number: 159 
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Credit Data Bill, 2015
Protocol number: 160 
Committee plenum: 
14:30  Agenda:
Curbing deadly road accidents - proposals for courses of action of non-parliamentary organizations aimed at achieving the government's goals
Protocol number: 161 

Special Committee for the Rights of the Child 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Summing up and examining a year of Kadima Mada's activity in the "Shlabim" project

Finance Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
1.  Changing method for calculating the number by which one's total pension is divided in order to turn one's investments into an annuity, proposal by MK Zehava Galon
2.  Effects of the pension issue on the private sector following amendment no. 12 to the Financial Services Oversight Law (provident funds)
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
1.  Regulations for joint investments in trust funds (proposing units of external fund), 2015
2.  Securities regulations (annual fee) amendment, 2015
3.  Securities regulations (fee for requesting permit to publish forecast) (amendment), 2015
4.  Regulations for joint investments in trust funds (classifying funds for publication purposes) (amendment), 2015
5.  Regulations for joint investments in trust funds (commission for distribution) (amendment), 2015

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Salute to Police Day: new Police Commissioner's briefing on police activity
Protocol number: 123 

Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Income Support Bill (amendment - eligibility for pension while staying in a shelter for battered women), 2015
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Sexual assaults on patients in the health care system

Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Progress towards the implementation of national plan for Hepatitis - joint meeting with the Labor, Welfare and Health Committee
Protocol number: 71 

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Eshel HaNasi youth village
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Motion for the agenda on "Alon Liel's outrageous and slanderous remarks against the State of Israel"

Special Committee to Discuss the Motion for the Agenda on Difficulties in Reforming the Civil Service 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Tenders in the civil service

Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Coverage by foreign news outlets - coverage which erodes the legitimacy of anti-terror activities

Science and Technology Committee 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Committee chairman's meeting with the chairman of the Romanian Senate

Special Committee for Public Petitions 09/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:45  Agenda:
1.  Public petitions regarding driving license restrictions on people with debts at Hotza'a Lapoal – Israel's debt-collection agency
2.   Public petitions regarding the collection of debts - seizure of property belonging to a person who is not in debt
Protocol number: 39 

Labor, Welfare and Health Committee 09/02/2016
Subcommittee for the Regulations for Equal Rights for the Handicapped Law: 
14:00  Agenda:
Equal Rights for the Disabled Ordinances (providing suitable accessibility to existing public areas that are higher education institutions and to the higher education services they provide), 2015

Agenda for Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
08:30  Agenda:
Cancellation of declaration on part of the Mount Carmel National Park, according to the plan for Beit Oren
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Regulating issues related to school transportation in local municipalities, including special education – follow-up meeting

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Israel Bar Association Bill (amendment no. 39), 2015

Labor, Welfare and Health Committee 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Public Service Ordinance (restrictions after retirement) (list of positions in the Defense Ministry which will be subjected to restrictions in accordance with articles 5a and 5b of the Public Service Law (restrictions after retirement, 1969), 2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Senior Citizens Bill (amendment no. 14) (terms for participating in activity on behalf of the Ministry for Social Equality), 2015

Special Committee for the Transparency and Accessibility of Government Information 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Transparency in the procedures for transferring land in Judea and Samaria and the records of the Al Watan company and the Amana settlement movement

Economic Affairs Committee 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Agreements between the Israel Postal Company and the State

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Discrimination at health clubs - debate initiated by MK Jamal Zahalka

Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs 10/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Emotional support for olim (immigrants) – allocating a budget to the ERAN crisis hotline for the purpose of training volunteers who speak foreign languages and are culturally sensitive

Agenda for Thursday, February 11, 2016

Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs 11/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Meeting at the Or Yehuda Municipality to examine the absorption of immigrants in the city, tour of community center

Agenda for Sunday, February 14, 2016

Economic Affairs Committee 14/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Vehicle Services Licensing Bill, 2013

Agenda for Monday, February 15, 2016

State Control Committee 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
1.  Aspects of the integration of Israelis of Ethiopian descent - state comptroller's report, follow-up meeting
2.  Request for state comptroller's opinion, in accordance with the State Comptroller's Law, on the issue of police violence against members of the Ethiopian-Israeli community
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Physical aspects of out-of-home welfare frameworks, state comptroller's report

Special Committee for the Transparency and Accessibility of Government Information 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
New government taskforces in the Finance Ministry that are operating according to the "Kendall taskforce" model
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Transparency of parliamentary work

Economic Affairs Committee 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Bill to extend the copyright period for an album and performers' copyrights (legislative amendments), 2015
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Tourism minister's report on his office's activity and work plan, and the implementation of the office's budget
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Lanes for electric bicycles in local councils and regulating riding on the vehicles

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Bill to reduce the use of disposable bags, 2014
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Lanes for electric bicycles in local municipalities and regulation of riding of these bicycles

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Bill to regulate out of bank loans (amendment no. 3), 2015
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Bill to deepen tax collection and increase enforcement (means for the enforcement of tax payments) (legislative amendments), 2015

Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Expediting the process of granting immigrant status to eligible people who arrive in Israel as tourists
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
Monitoring the accessibility of theoretical driving tests to Amharic-speaking immigrants

Special Committee to Discuss the National Authority for Urban Renewal Bill 15/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Financial Services Oversight Bill (non-institutionalized financial services), 2015
Protocol number: 33 

Agenda for Tuesday, February 16, 2016

State Control Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Taxation of rabbinical courts, Kabbalists and providers of religious services - state comptroller's report 65a - follow-up meeting

Economic Affairs Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Motion for the agenda on wide-scale public transportation on Shabbat in light of the transition to winter time and the fact that people are forced to drive on Shabbat
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Credit Data Bill, 2015
Committee plenum: 
14:30  Agenda:
Curbing deadly road accidents - proposals for courses of action of non-parliamentary organizations to meet the government's targets

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Marking Public Health Day – correlation between air pollution and sickness
Protocol number: 120 

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Legal Capacity and Guardianship Bill (amendment no. 19), 2015
Committee plenum: 
13:30  Agenda:
Privacy Protection Directive (deciding on public bodies), 2015 - Organization of Disabled Israel Defense Forces Veterans
Committee plenum: 
14:15  Agenda:
Seminars for investigators, attorneys and judges on sex offenses and victims of sex offenses

Special Committee on Drug and Alcohol Abuse 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Rehabilitation programs for people hurt by drug and alcohol abuse

Science and Technology Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
12:00  Agenda:
History meets innovation - technological initiative for preserving Holocaust survivors' testimonies at Yad Vashem and making them accessible

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Curriculum for gender equality - joint meeting with the Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality

Committee on the Status of Women and Gender Equality 16/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Programs to promote gender equality

Agenda for Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 17/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Bill to restrict the use of a place in order to prevent offenses (amendment no. 2), 2014
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Bill to deepen tax collection and increase enforcement (deterrence against money laundering) (legislative amendments), 2015

State Control Committee 17/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
State system for conversion to Judaism system in Israel – State Comptroller's Report

Economic Affairs Committee 17/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Consumer Protection Bill (amendment - banning the prohibition on bringing to a place of business food or beverages of the same kind that are sold at the site), 2015

Science and Technology Committee 17/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
National Medical Record - between improving medical treatment and protecting the patient's privacy

Agenda for Monday, February 22, 2016

State Control Committee 22/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Request for state comptroller's opinion, in accordance with article 21 of the State Comptroller's Law, on governmental corruption in Israel and the law enforcement agencies handling of the problem
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
1.  Assistance for those who are eligible for housing – State Comptroller's Report 65c, p. 431
2.  Failure to exhaust social rights - State Comptroller's Report 65c – follow-up meeting focusing only on the Ministry of Construction 3. Public housing units that were rented to those who are not eligible for public housing, State Comptroller's Report 64a, p. 303 4. Request for the State Comptroller's opinion, in accordance with article 21 of the State Comptroller Law, on the issue of: the activity of the company "Amidar"

Economic Affairs Committee 22/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
The Second Authority for Television and Radio Bill (amendment no. 40) (splitting broadcasts of franchise owners of radio broadcasts), 2015
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Consumer Protection Bill (amendment no. 44) (announcement on termination of transaction for a defined period), 2015
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Vehicle Services Licensing Bill, 2013

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 22/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Shortage of academics in the engineering, initiated by MK Robert Ilatov
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Council for Higher Education's treatment of students of Ethiopian descent

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 22/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Anti-Terror Bill, 2015
Committee plenum: 
12:30  Agenda:
Bill to deepen tax collection and increase enforcement (means for the enforcement of tax payments) (legislative amendments), 2015

Agenda for Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Economic Affairs Committee 23/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:30  Agenda:
Status of temporary workers and dismissal of workers in the Israel Electric Corporation
Committee plenum: 
11:30  Agenda:
Credit Data Bill, 2015

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 23/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Legal Capacity and Guardianship Bill (amendment no. 19), 2014
Committee plenum: 
13:00  Agenda:
Communications Bill (Bezeq and broadcasts) (amendment no. 62) (harassing emergency hotlines), 2015

Special Committee for the Rights of the Child 23/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Supervision of youth employment in the summer

Science and Technology Committee 23/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
1.  Activity of the Israeli Academy of Sciences and Humanities
2.  Scientific cooperation on a global and local level - particle accelerator in Geneva and synchrotron project in Jordan

Special Committee to Discuss the National Authority for Urban Renewal Bill 23/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
14:00  Agenda:
Financial Services Oversight Bill (non-institutional financial services), 2015
Protocol number: 34 

Agenda for Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Internal Affairs and Environment Committee 24/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Israel Prison Service Commissioner's briefing on its activities - presentation of the vision and goals for the coming years

Agenda for Thursday, February 25, 2016

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 25/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:30  Agenda:
Monitoring the implementation of the Public Protection from Sex Offenders Law

Agenda for Monday, February 29, 2016

Constitution, Law and Justice Committee 29/02/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Anti-Terror Bill, 2015

Agenda for Tuesday, March 01, 2016

Science and Technology Committee 01/03/2016
Committee plenum: 
11:00  Agenda:
Examining the environmental repercussions of the hydraulic fracture technique (fracking) for the extraction of oil and gas - motion for debate by MK Tamar Zandberg

Agenda for Monday, March 07, 2016

State Control Committee 07/03/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Food loss – social, environmental, and economical consequences – State Comptroller's Report 65c – follow-up discussion

Agenda for Monday, March 14, 2016

Special Committee for the Transparency and Accessibility of Government Information 14/03/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
State's contact with private elements, follow-up meeting

Agenda for Monday, March 21, 2016

Education, Culture, and Sports Committee 21/03/2016
Committee plenum: 
09:00  Agenda:
Building infrastructures for educational institutions in the Bedouin sector, with the participation of the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development

Agenda for Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Special Committee for the Rights of the Child 22/03/2016
Committee plenum: 
10:00  Agenda:
Supervision of youth employment in the summer



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