Anti-party hopping law to come into force on Oct 5
With the enforcement of the act, MPs who leave their parties will lose their membership.
Anti-party hopping law to be enforced before GE15, says law minister
However, Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar says the act does not yet have a specific date of enforcement.
Anti-hopping law expected to be enforced by mid-September
Law minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar says this is consistent with the timeline set in the tabling and approval of the constitution amendment bill.
Dewan Negara passes anti-hopping amendments
The Constitutional (Amendment) Bill (No. 3) 2022 had been tabled for a second reading today.
Anti-hopping bill doesn't apply to senators, PM says
Ismail Sabri Yaakob says senators and other stakeholders will be briefed before the amendment is made for members of the Dewan Negara.
Let court decide fate of Bersatu reps, says Penang CM as Guan Eng calls for speedy removal
The High Court is expected to rule on a motion by the Penang state assembly to expel the Bersatu assemblymen.
Umno says may amend constitution again in line with anti-hopping law
The matter will be referred to the Umno legal adviser.
Now, states look to amend laws to prevent reps from switching camps
Melaka and Penang have announced that they are ready to amend their constitutions, in line with the changes at the federal level.
MPs unanimously pass anti-hopping bill
All 209 MPs present voted in support of the bill in another historic show of unity.
Anti-hopping bill on the agenda at Dewan Rakyat
The Tobacco and Smoking Control Bill 2022 will also be tabled for first reading.
Debate on anti-hopping bill on July 27, winding-up on July 28
If there are no obstacles and MPs agree, the issue will be settled quickly, says law minister Wan Junaidi.
Cabinet green-lights draft anti-hopping bill
It will be tabled in Parliament on Monday.