Basic Law: Israel Lands
Prohibition of transfer of ownership
1. The ownership of Israel lands, being the lands in
Israel of the State, the Development Authority or the
Keren Kayemet Le-Israel, shall not be transferred
either by sale or in any other manner.
Permission by Law
2. Section 1 shall not apply to classes of lands and
classes of transactions determined for that purpose by
3. In this Law, "lands" means land, houses,
buildings and anything permanently fixed to land.
President of the State
*Passed by the Knesset on the 24th Tammuz, 5720 (19th
July, 1960) and published in Sefer Ha-Chukkim No. 312
of the 5th Av, 5720 (29th July, 1960), p. 56 ; the
Bill and an Explanatory Note were published in
Hatza'ot Chok No. 413 of 5720, p. 34.
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