Panel to study need to place MACC under EAIC supervision

SEVERAL proposed amendments to the Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) Act 2009 (Act 700) were among the matters deliberated on at the first discussion on strengthening the EAIC today.

Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Law and Institutional Reforms) Azalina Othman Said said the session discussed the prime minister’s mandate on the proposal to establish a new independent body and/or strengthening of EAIC to monitor wrongdoings of enforcement agencies.