MKs Dalia Itzik and Yariv Levin nominated Judge Yosef Shapira for the position of state comptroller Wednesday, submitting his nomination alongside the signatures of 70 Knesset members.
Shapira, a judge in the Jerusalem District Court, would replace outgoing Comptroller Micha Lindesntrauss, whose 7-year term ends July 3.
The Knesset will vote on the replacement in a secret ballot on May 14.
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