Motion to remove Azhar as speaker rejected on technical grounds


Deputy speaker Mohd Rashid Hasnon has rejected a motion to remove Dewan Rakyat speaker Azhar Azizan Harun on the basis that the motion did not have a proposer and seconder as per Standing Order 4(3). – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 2, 2021.

DEPUTY speaker Mohd Rashid Hasnon has rejected a motion to remove Azhar Azizan Harun as the Dewan Rakyat speaker on grounds of technicality. 

In a letter to PKR’s Lembah Pantai MP, Fahmi Fadzil, the Rashid said he rejected the motion as it did not adhere to Standing Order 4(3), which requires a proposer and seconder in a motion to elect a speaker.


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