Blog of the International Journal of Constitutional Law

Tag: legislative override

  • Inherent Limits on the Override Power after the Israeli Election

    —Rivka Weill, Harry Radzyner Law School, IDC Within the first twenty-four hours after the Israeli election, the future political partners of PM Netanyahu raised the demand to enact a general override clause as part of the Basic Laws. They believe that this override clause will empower them to govern without the intervention of the High Court of Justice.