Tag: Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof
Opposition MPs had questioned a possible conflict of interest as the finance minister’s press secretary is the son of the Speaker.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof berkata, anaknya berhak bekerja dengan sesiapa pun, tetapi ia tidak bermakna beliau akan bertindak berat sebelah sebagai speaker Dewan Rakyat.
Opposition leader Ismail Sabri Yaakob asks if this is a conflict of interest and whether it had anything to do with the lack of action against Lim Guan Eng over his 'robbed' comment last year.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusoff berkata, ia tambahan kepada 6 jawatankuasa pilihan khas sedia ada.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says this is in addition to the six parliamentary select committees already in existence.
The Tanjung Karang MP initially resists Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof’s directive but eventually leaves the house.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says MPs are not allowed to raise issues based on news reports and social media, without solid facts.
Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says C Sivarraajh can attend Dewan Rakyat proceedings until his appeal process is over.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof berkata, proses pembaharuan Parlimen akan diteruskan untuk mengangkat martabatnya menjadi institusi berwibawa, berintegriti dan dihormati.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says he will announce a ruling on the matter on Monday as he needs time to read the Election Court decision on C Sivarraajh.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says the Sipitang MP must be sworn in by mid-January.
Ariff yang merupakan pengerusi Jawatankuasa Hak dan Kebebasan menyerahkan kepada Jawatankuasa Kira-Kira Wang Negara untuk menangani dakwaan itu.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says he does not interfere with the workings of the Public Accounts Committee.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says general principle is that hearings should be confidential but there should be possibility of opening some proceedings to public.
Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says MPs and ministers also have other matters to attend to.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says the media must act as a responsible and mature check and balance.
Speaker Mohamad Ariff berkata beliau mahu memastikan Ahli Parlimen berkelakuan elok dan perbahasan lebih ilmiah bagi menggambarkan sebuah Parlimen baru.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says the Kinabatangan MP has promised to do so in the next sitting of the Dewan Rakyat
Dewan Rakyat Speaker Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof says the opposition leader did not file a motion to change the name from that of Azalina Othman Said.
However, the former judge clarifies that the gag order on criminal matters remains.
Under Standing Order 4, a person nominated for election as Speaker must sign a letter agreeing to be nominated 14 days before the election is held, he says.
Pakatan Harapan’s Rais Hussin says although a former judge has been elected as Dewan Rakyat speaker, PH still has five years in which to keep its ‘long-term’ pledge of having an MP as speaker.
Opposition MPs say the PH government did not appoint a speaker within the stipulated timeframe.
Annuar Musa has doubts on whether Pakatan Harapan submitted the name 14 days before-hand, and says due process must be followed.
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