Topic: Datuk Liew Vui Keong
Amarjit’s appointment may not be ‘illegal’
KOTA KINABALU: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Legal Affairs) Datuk Liew Vui Keong respects the judgement of the Kota Kinabalu High Court which decides that the appointment of Dat...
Putrajaya eyes decriminalising suicide bids
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 — The government is studying possible amendments to the Penal Code that will stop its use against those already moved to suicide, Datuk Liew Vui Keong said today.
Doubt about viability of independent commission
SUARA Rakyat Malaysia (Suaram) is closely following the development of the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission Bill or IPCMC (currently amended and renamed the Independent Commissi...
Govt tables Bill to coordinate financial crime probes
A proposed National Anti-Financial Crime Centre (NAFCC) to coordinate probes and manage centralised data on financial crime will have no investigative powers, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong.
Speaker refers IPCMC Bill to select committee
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 7): The 2019 Independent Police Complaints of Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill has been referred to the Select Committee to be discussed more closely, before being taken into Dewan...
IPCMC Bill to be referred to special panel
KUALA LUMPUR: The Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill will be referred to the Parliament’s Special Select Committee for Consideration of Bills.
Liew defends IPCMC bill, says it's not “toothless”
In response to criticism made by an NGO that the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill is a “toothless, limbless tiger", Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Da...
Anti-Fake News Bill re-tabled in Parliament
File photo of the Parliament Building in Taman Duta. – Bernama file photo
KUALA LUMPUR: The government today re-tabled the Anti-Fake News (Repeal) Bill 2019 in the Dewan Rakyat.
Groups call for redraft of IPCMC Bill
PETALING JAYA: Civil societies continue to express concerns over the proposed Independent Police Complaints of Misconduct Commission (IPCMC) Bill, and called for a redraft of the Bill, which is expected to be tabled for second reading in Parliament today.
RM73mil for CCTVs in lock-ups
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of RM73mil will be allocated to equip police lock-ups nationwide with closed-circuit television cameras (CCTVs) by the end of the year, said...
JIPS will not overlap with IPCMC, says Liew
Regarding the role of the Integrity and Standard Compliance Department (JIPS), Minister in the Prime Minister's Department in charge of law Datuk Liew Vui Keong on Friday said that the responsibili...
More bite for Suhakam, says Liew
KUALA LUMPUR: The Human Rights Commission Malaysia (Suhakam) will be able to directly investigate and handle complaints on matters concerning human rights when the Suhakam Act 1999 is amended to expan...
Anti-fake news law to be re-tabled
KUALA LUMPUR: The Federal Government will re-table a Bill to abolish the Anti-Fake News Act in the next parliamentary meeting, says Datuk Liew Vui Keong.
Concern over Sabah Temporary Pass move
KOTA KINABALU: The announcement by Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on the issuance of Sabah Temporary Pass (PSS) to foreign nationals has raised concerns among the people, says MCA.
Minister: PSS shows Home Ministry’s earnestness
BATU SAPI, Sept 7 — The replacement of the IMM13 document for refugees from southern Philippines with the proposed Temporary Sabah Pass (PSS) is a reflection of the government’s earnestness to res...