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Electoral reform through better representation


Jusni Yusoff



Policy Code:

3a Electoral Reform

Problem Statement:

Gerrymandering and malapportionment of constituencies, leading to under-representation and over-representation of constituencies.
*Malapportionment is the creation of electoral districts with divergent ratios of voters to representatives.

Value(s) and Belief(s):

Adhere as close as possible to the 1-man 1-vote principle in the delineation of federal/state constituencies. Amend the Federal Constitution (Jadual 13).

Proposal of Solution:

1. Engagement with key stakeholders – Election Commission and Attorney General Chambers of Malaysia.
2. Amend the Federal Constitution (Schedule 13, Federal Constitution).
3. Election Commission to conduct a redelineation exercise to make constituencies approximately equal.


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