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Cabinet to decide on whether to decriminalise attempted suicides, Deputy Health Minister

KUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet will soon decide on whether to decriminalise attempted suicides, says Datuk Dr Noor Azmi Ghazali. “The Health Ministry will be holding engagement sessions with the relevant stakeholders very soon to coordinate the recommendations from the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) to submit a memorandum to the Cabinet to abolish the offence of … Read more

Health ministry preparing new draft for bid to decriminalise suicide attempts

The health ministry will prepare a new Cabinet memorandum relating to the application to abolish Section 209 of the Penal Code (Act 574) to decriminalise suicide attempts as proposed by the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC). Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said his ministry had received a report of the study conducted by the AGC regarding the decriminalisation of … Read more