Shedding light on LegCo’s roles and functions

Hakim Hayat

The Department of Councils of State received a visit from Standing Committee Member of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and Vice-Chairman of the Committee of Ethnic and Religious Affairs of CPPCC National Committee Quan Zhezhu and his delegation on Thursday.

Secretary to the Cabinet Minister’s Council and Legislative Council (LegCo) Clerk Pehin Orang Kaya Pekerma Jaya Dato Paduka Haji Judin bin Haji Asar welcomed the delegation to the LegCo building at Jalan Dewan Majlis.

The delegation of five officials, including members of the CPPCC National Committee and senior officials of the committee, was briefed on the history, roles and functions of the LegCo.

They later toured the Chamber Hall where deliberations on the government’s supply bill and other issues are held annually.

Standing Committee Member of the 13th National Committee of Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and the Vice-Chairman of the Committee of Ethnic and Religious Affairs of the CPPCC National Committee Quan Zhezhu tours the Chamber Hall of the Legislative Council building. PHOTO: HAKIM HAYAT