Вы находитесь на странице: 1из 9

Human Rights Alert (NGO)

Joseph Zernik, PhD "


PO Box 33407, Tel Aviv, Israel 6133301 ",33407 "
Fax: 077-3179186 Email: joseph.zernik@hra-ngo.org

[]

October22,2017

NadavArgaman,HeadofShinBet
PrimeMinister'sOffice,BenGurionCity,BuildingC
Jerusalem91950
Byfax:025605000,andbyemail:sigalM@pmo.gov.il

RE:ComputerizationoftheelectionsystemfailureoftheMinistryofInterior
tocomplywiththeFreedomofInformationAct.

DearMrArgaman:
Thankyouverymuchforyourresponsesonmypreviousinquiry,pertainingtolackof
integrityand/ordeceitandbreachoftrustintheCentralElectionCommittees
responseonFOIArequest.
OnSeptember12,2017,IalsofiledaFOIArequest(attached)withtheMinistryof
Interior,pertainingtoconductofthePublicCommitteeforReviewof
ComputerizationoftheElectionSystemandrecommendationsoftheState
Ombudsmaninthisregard.
TothisdateIhavereceivednoresponseatallbytheMinistryofInteriorindisregard
ofprovisionsofthelaw.
RenewalofconductoftheabovereferencedCommitteecouldhavebeena
constructivemeasureforrenewalofpublictrustintheCentralElectionCommittee.In
viewofrumorsregardingpendinggeneralelection,whicharerepeatedlypublished
bymedia,thematterisalsoofhighurgency.
TheShinBetAct(2002),Article7(a)says:
TheShinBetischargedwiththesafeguardofStatesecurity,procedures
andinstitutionsofthedemocraticregimeagainstthreatsofterror,
sabotage,andsubversion
IhopethatyoucouldexertyourinfluenceandatleasthelpinbringingtheMinistryof
InteriorintocompliancewiththeFreedomofInformationAct,ifnotrenewalof
conductoftheCommittee.
Iwouldbegratefulforyourattentiontothisimportantmatterandconfirmationof
receiptbyreturnemail.
Truly,

JosephZernik,PhD
HumanRightsAlert(NGO)

1/2
CC:Computingexperts,legalscholars,activists,widedistribution
_________________________________________________________________________
222017,

"

,
91950
"sigalM@pmo.gov.il

:
,
"/
.
12,2017,)(,
,
.
,
.
"
.
,.
,(2002))7(,:
,
,,...

,.
,".
,

'
HumanRightsAlertNGO
:,,,

2/2
HumanRightsAlert(NGO)
JosephZernik,PhD"
POBox33407,TelAviv,Israel6133301",33407"
Fax:0773179186 Email:joseph.zernik@hrango.org

[]
October22,2017

MsZivahSherbaf
HeadoftheFOIABranch
MinistryofInterior
Email:Meda@moin.gov.il,zivash@moin.gov.il

RE:FOIArequestregardingCentralElectionCommitteefailuretorespondin
compliancewiththelaw

DearMsSherbaf:
OnSeptember12,2017Isenttoyourofficebyemail,pursuanttoinstructioninthe
MinistryofInteriorwebsite,[1]myFOIArequest(attachedagain),anddulypaid
FOIArequestfees.
Tothisdate,Ihavereceivedneitherconfirmationofreceipt,requestnumber,nor
FOIAresponse,althoughthetime,providedbylawhasexpired.
Therefore,IhereinrequestresponseonmyFOIArequestwithoutanyfurtherdelay.
Truly,

JosephZernik,PhD
CC:ShinBetHeadNadavArgaman,ChairmanoftheCentralElectionCommittee
JusticeHananMelcer,widedistribution
___________________________

2017,22

'

91061,6158",
Meda@moin.gov.il,zivash@moin.gov.il:"

- 1
http://moin.gov.il/Pages/Freedom-Of-Information.aspx

1/2
122017,",
[2],)(,
.
,,,
.
,
.
,

'
:",,

- 2
http://moin.gov.il/Pages/Freedom-Of-Information.aspx

2/2
HumanRightsAlert(NGO)
JosephZernik,PhD"
POBox33407,TelAviv,Israel6133301",33407"
Fax:0773179186 Email:joseph.zernik@hrango.org

[]
September12,2017

MsZivahSherbaf
HeadoftheFOIABranch
MinistryofInterior
Email:Meda@moin.gov.il,zivash@moin.gov.il

RE:FreedomofInformationRequestregardingMinistryofInteriorandthe
CentralElectionCommitteerecords,whicharerelatedtofindingsand
recommendationsintheStateOmbudsmansreports

DearMsSherbaf:
PleaseacceptinstantFreedomofInformationRequest.Pleaseconfirmreceiptby
returnemail,includingadulydesignatedFOIArequestnumber.
InstantFOIArequestisaddressedtoyou,pursuanttoinstructionsintheMinistryof
InteriorsInternetpage.[1]Itshouldbenotedthatyourtitle,aspublishedinthe
MinistryofInteriorsInternetpageisnotFOIAOfficer.Additionally,Ihavefound
noreferencetoaFOIAOfficerinthatpage.Furthermore,Ihavefoundnoreference
toaFOIAOfficerintheMinistryofInteriors2016FOIAAnnualReport.
Therefore,Ihereinfileapreliminarilyrequest:
a)AcopyofalawfullymadeappointmentrecordoftheMinistryofInteriorsFOIA
Officer,oranexactreferencetoanofficialpublicationofsuchappointment.
Additionally,IhereinrequestthattheresponseoninstantFOIArequestbesignedby
alawfullyappointedMinistryofInteriorsFOIAOfficer.
I.Requester
Name:JosephZernik
ID:
Address:POBox33407,TelAviv,Israel
Fax:0773179186
II.RequestedInformation
TherequestedinformationisdetailedintheHebrewFOIArequestbelow.Hereonlya
generaldescriptionisprovided.TherequestisbasedontheStateOmbudsmans
publishedreportfollowingthe2015generalelections.
TherequestincludesphotocopiesofspecificparagraphsfromtheStateOmbudsmans
publishedreportandasksfordocumentsthatarespecificallyreferencedinthe

- 1
http://moin.gov.il/Pages/Freedom-Of-Information.aspx

1/5
publishedreport,orthatshouldexistbasedoninformationthatisincludedinthe
publishedreport.
Therequestedinformationpertainstotwogeneralareas:
a)TheuseofITsystems,whicharerequiredforadministrationofthegeneral
election,andaremaintainedbytheMinistryofInterior,and
b)ConductofthePublicCommitteeforReviewofComputerizationoftheCentral
ElectionCommittee.
III.Payment:
Requestfeewaspaidonline,ReferenceNo63615774.
Truly,

JosephZernik,PhD
CC:ShinBetHeadNadavArgaman,Knesset,widedistribution
___________________________

122017,

'

,",615891061
"Meda@moin.gov.il,zivash@moin.gov.il:

,
.",
.
2
,[ ].
,,"
".,.,
"
,2016.(1998)
,,:
(,
.
,
.(1998)

.I
:

- 2
http://moin.gov.il/Pages/Freedom-Of-Information.aspx

2/5
"053625596 :
:",33407"6133301
"joseph.zernik@hrango.org :
0773179186 :
:
.II
)(
.
"66
(2015)20
"
."
),(18111815:

3/5

","")1871(.
:

()(18741975

"",,3
",:
)(1,
"",
,
,,,)
(7.
,;
;,;,
;
")"(
""".

4/5
((18751876)

)"",,4
(",:
)(1,/
,/
"..
)(2,,
;;
;,;
/

".(7).
III:
,.63615774
,

'
:",,

5/5