Manifesto items have been compiled from articles and statements on the internet and Aliran sources. The following sources are referred to by the following initials and you can reach them by clicking on the following hyperlinks:
PP: People’s Plan, part of The People’s Declaration updated 2008 for GE12 in Haris Ibrahim’s blog.
CR: Agenda for Concrete Reforms, drawn up by civil society leaders for GE13 as reported by Dr Kua Kia Soong in Malaysiakini.
BJ: Buku Jingga, Pakatan Rakyat’s manifesto for GE13.
B5: Bersih 5 Demands
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|A!||Free Anwar||I year||specific|
|A2||Repeal National Security Council Act||Aliran, B5||I year||specific|
|A3||Sedition Act||Aliran, PP, Cr, BJ, B5||I year||More work required|
|A4||Prevention of Terrorism Act (POTA)||Aliran, B5||I year||More work required|
|A5||Prevention of Crime Act 1959 (“POCA”)||Aliran, B5||I year||More work required|
|A6||The Security Offences (Special Measures) Act (Sosma) 2012||Aliran, B5||I year||More work required|
|A7||Offficial Secrets Act (OSA)||PP||I year||More work required|
|A8||Whistle Blowers protection Act||PP, BJ||I year||More work required|
|A9||Societies Act||CR||I year||More work required|
|A10||Publishing & Printing Presses Act||CR, PP, B5||I year||More work required|
|A11||Peaceful Assembly Act 2011||CR, B5||I year||More work required|
|A12||Police Act||CR, PP, B5||I year||More work required|
|A13||University and University Colleges Act||CR, PP, BJ||I year||More work required|
|A14||Form Independent Commission to study which repressive laws should be repealed.|
Comment: work can begin now; why wait until the election is won?
|CR, PP||?||More work required|