‘PM will decide when Parliament sits’

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin will decide when Parliament can reconvene, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Parliament and Law) Datuk Seri Takiyuddin Hassan said yesterday. He said the Emergency Ordinance disallowed Parliament from sitting, so a notice to reconvene could be issued only after the emergency ended. “The emergency proclamation ends on Aug 1. That’s when the laws on the convening of Parliament come into force again,” Takiyuddin said after attending a Covid-19 outreach programme at the Chinese Chamber of Commerce Hall here yesterday. “The prime minister will… Read More