Irresponsible to bypass Parliament on stimulus packages - ex-deputy minister

Modified 5 Jun 2020, 2:54 pm

The stimulus packages announced by the government in response to the Covid-19 pandemic without Parliament’s endorsement are irresponsible, said Sepang MP Mohamed Hanipa Maidin.

He said that as a parliamentary democracy, all government policies - including its expenditure - are expected to presented, debated and then approved or rejected by Parliament.

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