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19 Knesset members appointed to powerful Arrangements Committee

Carrie Keller-Lynn is a political and legal correspondent for The Times of Israel

Likud MK Yoav Kisch (second from left) opens the first meeting of the Knesset Arrangements Committee in the 25th Knesset on November 16, 2022. (Noam Moskowitz/Knesset)
Likud MK Yoav Kisch (second from left) opens the first meeting of the Knesset Arrangements Committee in the 25th Knesset on November 16, 2022. (Noam Moskowitz/Knesset)

The Arrangements Committee is expected to approve its lawmaker membership today, which will include 10 expected coalition members and nine expected opposition members.

According to law, the committee chairmanship must go to a member of prime minister-designate Benjamin Netanyahu’s party, and will be held by Likud MK Yoav Kisch.

While awaiting finalization, the committee spokesperson confirms that it is expected to be composed of the following MKs:

Likud: Yoav Kisch, Shlomo Karhi, Amichai Chikli, Galit Distal Atbaryan, Ophir Katz

Yesh Atid: Merav Ben Ari, Boaz Toporovsky, Ron Katz

Religious Zionism-Otzma Yehudit: Yitzhak Wasserlauf, Simcha Rothman

National Unity: Michael Biton, Sharren Haskel

Shas: Michael Malkieli, Moshe Arbel

United Torah Judaism: Yaakov Asher

Yisrael Beytenu: Evgeny Sova

Ra’am: Walid Taha

Hadash-Ta’al: Ahmad Tibi

Labor: Efrat Rayten

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