Monday, 24 July, the Knesset adopted a law on assistance to victims of sexual crimes. Talking about the initiative of deputies of the Shuli Moalem-Refaeli («Bayt Yehudi»), Orly levy-Abecassis and Peace Michaeli («Zionist camp»), the website of NRG.
This law provides for the right to free legal aid from the state to people who have been raped, summirovanii suffered from sexual violence from relatives or guardians. The assistance will be provided without verifying their income.
According to the initiators of the law, his sense that the state takes responsibility for the victims of sexual crimes that they did not feel powerless in the system. The cost of implementation of this law will be about 1.2 million shekels a year. The money will be taken from the budget of the Ministry of justice.