Annexation Legislation Database

A marked shift in Israel’s incremental annexation of the West Bank occurred during the 20th Knesset with the transition from de-facto annexation to de-jure annexation. This database consolidates all the bills and laws presented to the Knesset by members of Knesset which feature a characteristic or element pertaining to annexation. Israel is transforming itself into an apartheid state, in which two types of people live: Israeli citizens who have full rights, and Palestinian residents who lack political rights, as well as other rights.
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Annulment of the Council for Higher Education in the Territories Law
Proposal number: P/20/4824)
This law annuls the Council for Higher Education which operates in the West Bank and...
Assuming the powers of the military commander of the Area
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Expropriation law (Regularization Law)
Proposal number: P/20/3549
This law purports to retroactively authorize Israeli outposts and neighborhoods in the West Bank established...
Direct legislation by the Knesset on the occupied territory
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Encouragement of Capital Investments in Settlements Law (tax incentives)
Proposal number: G/1041/A Amendment 226 to the Income Tax Ordinance
The Law amends the Income Tax Ordinance so as to enable Israeli citizens – setters...
Direct legislation by the Knesset on the occupied territory
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Encouragement of Investments in Renewable Energy Facilities Law
Proposal number: G/20/1076
This law is designed to encourage investments in facilities that produce electricity using renewable energy....
Direct legislation by the Knesset on the occupied territory
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Prohibition of Discrimination based on Place of Residence – Amendments to the Prohibition of Discrimination in Products Law
Proposal number: P/20/2395
Amendment to the law prohibiting businesses from refusing services to Israeli settlements in the West...
Normalizing and blurring the Green Line
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Transferring Authority to Adjudicate Petitions Concerning the Territories from the HCJ to Administrative Affairs Courts Law
Proposal number: G/1222
This law transfers jurisdiction from the High Court of Justice to the Administrative Affairs Court...
Normalizing and blurring the Green Line
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Transfer of Egg Quotas Law
Proposal number: G/1205
The law amends the Egg and Poultry Board Law to establish that the holder of...
Normalizing and blurring the Green Line
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset
Criminal Register Law
Proposal number: G/1071
This law replaced the Criminal Register Law, which regulates the Israel Police’s administration of the...
Normalizing and blurring the Green Line
Status to which the bill was promotedApproved
Current statusApproved
20th Knesset