Knesset Committees

Economic Affairs Committee

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Committee Chairman: Eitan Cabel

Committee Members:
Hamad Amar   Yakov Asher   David Bitan   Roy Folkman   Esawi Frej  
Abd Al Hakeem Haj Yahya   Dov Khenin   Nurit Koren   Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin   Yaakov Perry  
Yitzhak Vaknin   Yoseph Yonah  

Committee Staff:
Director:Leah Varon
Head of Parliamentary Affairs:Idit Hannukah
Senior Coordinator:Dikla Taku
Coordinator:Kochi Shabty
Coordinator:Yifat Levi Israel
Spokesperson:Lior Rotem
Student:Yaakov Yoseph Gant
Legal Advisor:Eti Bendler
Senior Appointee:Etai Aztmon
Senior Appointee:Mirav Torgeman
Legal Assistant:Caspi Abigail
Legal Assistant:Avital Sompolinsky
Legal Intern:Yael Lederman

The Committee deals with the following issues: Trade and industry, supply and rationing, agriculture and fisheries, all sectors of transportation, cooperative association, economic planning and coordination, development, state concessions and trusteeship over property, the property of absentee Arabs, the property of Jews from enemy states and of Jews who are no longer alive, public works, housing, communications, Israel Land Administration, energy, infrastructure, and water.

Subcommittee for Public Transportation
Subcommittee for road safety
Subcommittee for the Promotion of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses
Subcommittee for the War on Traffic Accidents
Subcommittee on Civil Aviation Infrastructure in Israel, Chaired by MK Yitzhak Vaknin
Subcommittee on Supervision Over the Implementation of the Promotion of Competition in the Food Industry Law
Subcommittee on the Development of Green Energy
Subcommittee on the Supply of Natural Gas to Industry, Chaired by MK Avishay Braverman
Subcommittee to Examine the Causes of the Food Shortage during the Holiday Season

Joint Committees:
Joint Economics-Status of Women Committee for the Public Housing Law
Joint Economics-Finance Committee for the Promotion of Competition in the Food Sector
Joint Committee of the Economic Affairs Committee and the Education, Culture, and Sports Committee for the Second Authority Law
Joint Committee of the Economic Affairs Committee and the Special Committee to Discuss the National Authority for Urban Renewal Bill
Joint Committee to Discuss the Water Bill (amendment no. 27), 2016

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