Wednesday, may 17, at the meeting of the parliamentary Commission on internal Affairs was approved to the first reading of the «Law about foreign passports,» the Deputy of the Knesset from the party «Israel Our home» Oded forera, the press service of the Yisrael Beiteinu.
Under this bill, immigrants will obtain a foreign passport immediately after you become citizens of Israel. Currently, this right is only granted after one year from the date of repatriation, and before that to travel abroad, they will be issued a temporary document Lesse passe. The MP is convinced of the NDI that such a practice is in conflict with the realities of modern open-world.
According to the Minister of aliyah and integration of Sofa Landwehr, who spoke at the Commission meeting, the bill Oded forera corrects discrimination against new immigrants from different countries and allows them to feel equal among equals.
Date when is to vote on this bill in the first reading, is not yet known.