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Basic Law: Israeli Land

No. 5720/1960

Passed on July 25, 1960, by the Fourth Knesset


The ownership of Israel lands, which are the lands of the State, of the Development Authority, or of the Jewish National Fund, shall not be transferred, whether by sale or in any other manner.


Article 1 shall not apply to categories of land, and categories of transactions prescribed to this matter by law.


In this law "lands" – land, houses, buildings, and anything permanently attached to ground.


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