Tag: Pandikar Amin Mulia
Azalina says she issued the directive not to answer questions on the RM2.6 billion donation in her capacity as the minister in charge.
Beliau tidak berniat untuk mengambil alih tugas Speaker Dewan Rakyat apabila mengeluarkan arahan isu RM2.6 bilion tidak boleh dibahas di Parlimen.
Whether a question on the RM2.6 billion donation is sub judice can only be decided by the Speaker, says Pandikar.
Pandikar Amin Mulia ketepikan arahan Azalina yang tidak membenarkan isu dana RM2.6 bilion dibahas di Parlimen.
MPs angry their questions on political donation go unanswered due to sub judice issue since two legal cases are pending in court.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker says he will call up the reporters' editors if they do it again as only MPs can make press statements on the grounds of Parliament.
DAP lawmaker says only the Speaker can interpret Standing Orders and even he was unaware Azalina Othman had banned questions on the RM2.6 billion donation in Parliament.
Opposition leader Wan Azizah says the appeal is based on the fact that the Speaker had misconstrued the reason for the motion.
Minister in the Prime Minister's Department says the government is committed to ensuring success of reforms for Dewan Rakyat.
Dewan Rakyat Speaker tells Opposition a shadow Cabinet would avoid messy sessions where different MPs waste time by repeatedly asking the same questions.
Each lawmaker will be given a maximum of one minute to pose a question, while ministers will be allocated three minutes to answer.
Speaker questions the need for Lim Kit Siang of DAP to state the obvious and asks if the Gelang Patah MP is trying to be clever.
The Dewan Rakyat Speaker says Ahmad Said should have given notice of his intention to introduce a no-confidence motion against the current Terengganu Menteri Besar.
Ia disebabkan tindakan Speaker Dewan Rakyat yang telah menolak usul untuk membawa Hasan kepada Jawatankuasa Hak dan Kebebasan Dewan Rakyat.