Bringing the Ordinances to an end

The Yang di-Pertuan Agong is not a rubber stamp and is entitled to any information available to the Cabinet, and has a right to advise, caution and warn.

TOWARDS the end of July, a constitutional debate was raging about whether the Cabinet can revoke Emergency Ordinances promulgated by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong under Article 150(2B). The debate was triggered by some political events whose effect will reverberate in constitutional annals for a long time.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan


Annual Plan


Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only

Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!

Next In Columnists

Alcohol and erection problems
The quintessential diplomat
Let this royal installation inspire us to unite
Crossing the red line
When the leadership is deemed lame
Who will fill the Malay leadership vacuum?
Make a positive impact on nature
Olympic Games spirit is about joy, disappointment but not disparity
Pursuing that elusive dream
Stylish Spain an anomaly in a game that continues to lose its lustre

Others Also Read