The Minister of the interior and head of SHAS Aryeh Deri threatened to resign if the law on the work of stores on Shabbat is not approved the short night in the first reading.
At the moment the coalition is taking active steps in order to ensure a majority, as the faction «Our home Israel» and Deputy Sharen Accel (Likud) stated that they did not intend to vote for this bill. Deputies from the faction will vote against it, and the Minister of aliyah and immigrant absorption Sofa Landwehr leave the courtroom at the time of voting.
Another weak link from the point of view of the coalition is a member of Yehuda Glick («Likud»). Last week he announced that he ceases to vote with the coalition due to the fact that it blocked the bills on anti-Smoking. Surrounded by Glick edition NEWSru.co.il said that at the moment the compromise is not found, however, the pressure on the Deputy continues.
Unclear is the position of the other members of the «Kulanu». During the day it was reported that they got a free vote.
The law on makallah is not the Primary law, and approval is not necessary to 61 voice, and a simple majority.
In the coalition believe that the fate of the vote will be decided in the last minute and the odds in one direction or another will be minimal. The vote is expected around 2:30 in the morning.