INSTITUTIONAL AND POLITICAL REFORM 5-Year Plan for Pillar 2

Promise 27: Abolish oppressive laws

May 9, 2018
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The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the Sedition Act 1948

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the Prevention of Crime Act 1959

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the Mandatory death by hanging in all Acts

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will abolish draconian provisions in the Penal Code 1997 especially on peaceful assembly and activities harmful to democracy

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will abolish draconian provisions in the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will abolish draconian provisions in the Peaceful Assembly Act 2012

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will abolish draconian provisions in the Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA) 2015

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the Universities and University Colleges Act 1971

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will abolish draconian provisions in the Security Offences (special measures) Act 2012 (SOSMA)

May 09, 2018

May 2018

The Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke the National Security Council Act 2016

May 09, 2018

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The Pakatan Harapan Government will also set up a Media Council.

May 09, 2018

Comprising its media figures, which will be responsible to develop and implement a code of ethics on reporting and function as a hisbah body for public complaints.

May 2018

To ensure an effective check and balance, the Pakatan Harapan Government will revoke all clauses that prevent the Court from reviewing decisions of the Government or the laws introduced by the Government.

May 09, 2018