BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Live & Learn  >  Law & Behold #20: Does an Opposition Motion of Confidence Mean Anything?

Law & Behold #20: Does an Opposition Motion of Confidence Mean Anything?

Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr Shad Saleem Faruqi, Professor of Constitutional Law, University of Malaya | Lim Wei Jiet, Constitutional Lawyer

21-Feb-20 15:00

Law & Behold #20: Does an Opposition Motion of Confidence Mean Anything?

Attempts by some opposition politicians to move a confidence vote for Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in Parliament, and talks of the formation of a Pakatan Nasional government, have left many confused. Is there any provision in the Federal Constitution for such a confidence vote to be brought to the Dewan Rakyat? Does it mean anything or is it just a meaningless political exercise? We discuss this and more with Emeritus Professor Datuk Dr Shad Saleem Faruqi, a Professor of Constitutional Law at the University of Malaya and Lim Wei Jiet, a constitutional lawyer. Law & Behold is an ongoing series aimed at improving constitutional literacy among Malaysians, done in collaboration with The Malaysian Bar and the University of Malaya's Faculty of Law.

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureLive and LearnFederal Constitution of MalaysiaMalaysian ConstitutionDr Shad Saleem FaruqiLaw & BeholdConstitutional LawSuccessionConfidence MotionTun Dr Mahathir MohamadDatuk Seri Anwar IbrahimPASPakatan Nasional governmentEducationGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingProfessional ServicesPolitics, News, Current AffairsCulture, History, HeritageEducationPoliticsLaw and Legal MattersSMESocial IssuesHistoryPeople and Places


Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : Live & Learn: Law & Behold #41: The History of the Federal...

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Yau Chyong Lim, Chief Operating Officer, MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd

9:35 AM

Ringgit & Sense

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Changing the Athleisure Game

11:05 AM

Tech Talk

Why We Need Good Collaterals

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Yau Chyong Lim, Chief Operating Officer, MEASAT Satellite Systems Sdn Bhd

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

Law & Behold #41: The History of the Federal Constitution of Malaysia

3:05 PM

Beyond the Ballot Box

State Elections: How is it Different From GE & Why It’s Important?

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Should Children Set New Year’s Resolutions?

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Popcorn Culture - Supercut

Art House Movies - Love or Hate?

9:00 PM

I Love KL

10:00 PM

Back To Back