[Malaysian Bar] Family Law Committee meets Pakatan Rakyat women MPs to tackle women issues

30 05 2008

~ Contributed by Sumitha Shaanthinni Kishna (Executive Officer)

KUALA LUMPUR: Having not made much headway with the proposal presented to the AG Chambers in September 2005 to amend S95 of the Law Reform (Marriage & Divorce) Act 1976 extending the legal obligation of parents to maintain their children beyond the age of 18 years, it was a pleasant surprise when Bar Council was contacted by YB Chong Eng, MP from Bukit Mertajam for a meeting on 27th May 2008 to brief her team of Pakatan Rakyat (PR) women representatives on the proposal.
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