PAC chiefs want committee hearings open to public

THE newly appointed chairman and vice-chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) have asked for Standing Order 85 of the Dewan Rakyat to be amended to allow PAC proceedings to be open to the public. 

Chairman Mas Ermieyati Samsuddin and vice-chairman Wong Shu Qi urged Dewan Rakyat Speaker Johari Abdul, who is chairman of the Standing Orders Committee, to make the amendment.