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Friday September 27, 2013 MYT 9:34:00 AM
Friday September 27, 2013 MYT 2:26:05 PM
Amir Sharifuddin Aliman, 59, was charged in the Sessions Court here with failing to hand over a sworn declaration on his assets to the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission.
He claimed trial before judge Madihah Harullah.
Madihah fixed bail at RM8,000 with one surety and set Oct 11 for mention.
The charge sheet states that Amir Sharifuddin failed to adhere to the terms in a notice of demand dated July 1 to hand over a sworn declaration on his assets to the MACC within a stipulated time frame.
He is charged under Section 34 (4) of the MACC Act 2009, and can be jailed up to 20 years and fined up to five times the value of the excess assets or RM10,000, whichever is higher.
On Feb 1, Amir Sharifuddin was charged with 13 counts of accepting gratification amounting to RM390,000 in his capacity as a civil servant.
Amir Sharifuddin had claimed to be suffering from bipolar disorder.
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