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Constitutionality of the Emergency Declaration in a Pandemic.

What is the Emergency Declaration?
-A declaration of an emergency is a proclamation that is declared by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong in times when security, economy and public order is perceived or actually incapable of proper administration by the current government

Proponents of the constitutionality of Emergency Proclamation says:
-The declaration is constitutional
-The pandemic has threatened national security and there is a need to declare the state of emergency.
-The YDPA has discretionary powers on the manner in which the declaration was a lawful act.
It is in line with the Federal Constitution.

Opponents of the constitutionality Emergency Declaration says:
-The declaration is unnecessary
It deprives the fundamental rights of the citizens.
-It is the ruling government’s political means to avoid challenge to their leadership.
-The state of emergency has granted the government extraordinary power.

Constitutionality of the Emergency Declaration in a Pandemic

CONSTITUTIONALITY OF THE EMERGENCY DECLARATION IN A PANDEMIC By Alia Anisa Binti Khairus Masnan Instagram Username: aliaanisaaa University: Universiti Teknologi Mara To better understand the issue behind the constitutionality of the said declaration, it is crucial for us to fully grasp the idea and dynamics behind the declaration of emergency. Undoubtedly, the life of a …

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ALSA Malaysia Special Newsletter: Eyes on Myanmar

On the morning of 1 February 2021, democratically elected members of Myanmar’s rulling party, the National League for Democracy, were deposed by the Tatmadaw Myanmar’s military through a coup d’etat to declare the results of the November 2020 general election invalid. The military seized full control over the country’s government and declared a state of …

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