Publications



Reinstating Local Council Election in Malaysia
Published On   2024

This policy brief was created based on the persisting issue of reinstating local council elections in Malaysia.

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Policy Brief - GLC and Statutory Bodies Political Appointment
Published On   2024

This policy brief was created based on the persisting issue of political appointment on GLCs and Statutory Bodies. The purpose of this policy brief is to call the Malaysian Government to reform their GLCs and Statutory Bodies' appointment process.

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Policy Brief 2024 - Reintroduction of Parlimentary Services Act 1963
Published On   2023

The Parliamentary Services Act in Malaysia is a legislative framework that establishes the organizational structure, roles, and responsibilities of the parliamentary services in the country. The act was enacted in 1963 and has undergone several amendments to align it with the changing needs of the parliament.

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Policy Brief 2024 - Reform on Malaysia Parliament Special Select Committee
Published On   2023

The Malaysian Parliament had announced the establishment of 10 Parliamentary Special Select Committees (PSSCs) that were newly approved in the Dewan Rakyat.

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Malaysia Democracy Watch: Parliament & State Assemblies
Published On  4 July 2023

This initiative is implemented with the aim of demonstrating the capabilities of Parliament and the State Legislative Assembly in implementing institutional reforms.

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First 100 Days Unity Government of Malaysia.
compiled by CSO Platform for Reform, an analysis of the first 100 days of the current elected government report.

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IRC Documents.
List of Institutional Reform Committee (IRC) Documents

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Pakatan Harapan's 22 Months & Perikatan Nasional's First 100 Days

This Analysis Report of Pakatan Harapan’s 22 Months and Perikatan National’s First 100 Days is a two-component analysis based on a collective compilation of reports of various themes, taking into account reforms that happened or did not happen between 9 May 2018 and 29 February 2020, the tenure of the Pakatan Harapan government; and the first 100 days of Perikatan Nasional that was formed after the infamous ‘Langkah Sheraton’ event.

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17 Months of Perikatan Nasional

CSO Platform For Reform’s Brief Report: 17 Months of Perikatan Nasional (PN) (March 2020 – August 2021)

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