31 Mar '17, 2am

"Laws to regulate Uber, GrabCar to be amended soon"

"Laws to regulate Uber, GrabCar to be amended soon"

In January, the government said it was set to amend laws to regulate ride-hailing services such as Uber and Grab during the Parliament sitting on March 6 . That apparently didn’t happen, but the move to ring in the changes is due to be made within the next week. The Cabinet was supposed to give its nod for the amendment of the Land Transport Act 2010 and the Commercial Vehicles Licensing Board Act 1987 to regulate these services yesterday, The Sun reports. According to Datuk Seri Nancy Shukri, minister in the prime minister’s department, the amendments will then be tabled in the Dewan Rakyat next Tuesday for the first reading and completed by the second and third readings at the end of the session. “We must do it by the end of this session. I believe we will be able to complete and pass the amendments,” she said. Explaining that the delay was due to administrative processe...

Full article: https://paultan.org/2017/03/31/laws-to-regulate-uber-grab...

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