Hukim – Journal on Legislation
Hukim is a new journal published (in Hebrew) by the Faculty of Law of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, dedicated to commentaries on existing or proposed legislation; proposals for new legislation; and discussions on the process of legislating and its role as part of the web of regulations.
The goal of the journal is to enrich and promote the academic discourse on these issues, and to strengthen the relationship between theoretical academic writings and their practical application in the context of legislation.
The cheif editor of Hukim is a faculty member (Dr. Guy Pessach), and the editor is a reserch fellow (Omri Benzvi). They enjoy the assitance of a student board.
Hukim will be published twice a year. The first issue was published in December 2009.