Sunday, October 24, 2021

Election Commission

EC denies only fully vaccinated allowed to vote in Melaka polls

It says it has yet to finalise the Covid-19 SOPs for the state election.

PH goes to court to challenge dissolution of Melaka state assembly

It also questions reports that only fully vaccinated people will be allowed to vote.

5.8 million aged 18 and above now listed as new voters

They have until the end of the month to check their details with the Election Commission.

Talk rife that Sarawak may join Melaka in heading to state polls

This would require the revocation of the current state of emergency in the East Malaysian state.

PM notes Covid-19 concerns if Melaka polls are held

He says the Election Commission will come up with strict SOPs as a control measure in the event that a state election is held.

Govt to proceed with Undi 18 in line with High Court ruling

Law minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar says there will be no appeal against the court decision.

No point debating over Undi 18 any more, says analyst

Hisommudin Bakar says dispute is no longer relevant as the bill has already been passed in Parliament.

EC told to implement Undi 18 by December, minister says

Law minister Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar says this is in line with the Kuching High Court's order last week.

Sarawak youths win court bid over implementation of Undi 18

This will allow some 135,000 youth in Sarawak to vote at the coming polls.

Think out of the box, EC urged in planning pandemic polls for Sarawak

While the state election has been delayed by a six-month emergency declaration, preparations must still be made for the possibility of pandemic polls.

People can go to the supermarket, why not the polls, says Sarawak minister

But Abdul Karim Rahman Hamzah says this is contingent on an improved voting mechanism and strict SOPs.

Virus situation, EC guidelines to determine Sarawak polls

CM Abang Johari Openg says the situation must be conducive to holding a state election.

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