Senator laments ‘unimportance’ of Dewan Negara rejecting SST bills

Kow Gah Chie

Modified 20 Aug 2018, 7:30 am

PARLIAMENT | The BN-controlled Dewan Negara’s rejection of the sales and service tax (SST) bills will carry no weight in Putrajaya, laments BN senator Ong Chong Swen.

This is because, Ong said, the money bill will still come into force despite the upper House’s objections.

"The reality is, whether (we) support the Sales Tax Bill 2018 or not, whether (the Senate) passes or not... this is not important...

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