King’s powers and the Constitution

Is the Article 150 power to declare or revoke an Emergency or to set up a National Operations Council as in 1969 a discretionary or a non-discretionary function?

OUR Constitution has invested the Yang di-Pertuan Agong with vast powers and functions in the executive, legislative and judicial fields and in relation to Islam.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 0
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Columnists

Higher prices call for prudent measures
Two ideas about faith
Was it really a Saudi royal snub?
Unhappy ending burns the joy out of sex
Visiting the Dalai Lama
Ah, the games politicians play
Don’t shoot the messenger
A time of restraint and reflection
Don’t blame the media
Burden on Umno to deliver in Penang

Others Also Read