Finance Minister Ronnie Bar-On presented the 2008 Economic Arrangements Bill to the Knesset on Monday.
The bill would establish a monthly "health tax" of NIS 86 for homemakers; cut benefits for polio patients; cancel electricity discounts for the needy, and freeze other subsidies.
In addition, the bill also examines a possible raise to the national minimum wage.
The 2008 state budget, totaling NIS 300 billion, is due to be presented to the Knesset plenum for a first reading this week.
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