Israel: Polity Style: 1948-2018

13 May 1948 a resolution in favour of declaring independence is passed by the People's Administration (Minhelet haAm, מנהלת העם)
14 May 1948 declaration of the establishment of the State of Israel is approved at the session of the People's Council (Mo'etset haAm, מועצת העם‎) and publicly proclaimed at a ceremony in the Museum of Art, Tel Aviv [1]
14 May 1948 - Medinat Yisra'el (מדינת ישראל) | State of Israel [2]
26 Jul 2018 Hebrew is designated as the sole state language in accordance with a basic law passed by the Knesset 19 Jul 2018 (effective upon publication in Reshumot Statutes 26 Jul 2018) [3]

[1] Iton Rishmi, 14 May 1948, No. 1 (עיתון רשמי: מס' 1 תל-אביב ה' באייר תש"ח 14.5.1948 עמ')
[2] In Arabic (official language 14 May 1948 - 26 Jul 2018): Dawlat Isrā’īl (دولة إسرائيل)
[3] Reshumot Statutes, No. 2743, 26 Jul 2018, p. 898.
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