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Drafting Division


Parliamentary Draftsman
Dato' Ilani binti Mohamad Ibrahim
Deputy Parliamentary Draftsman I
Mohd Azhar bin Mohd Yusoff
Deputy Parliamentary Draftsman II
Rozita binti Ramli

Senior Assistant Parliamentary Draftsman
Ida Hanani binti Abd Karim
 
Vision
To be a Division that provides legislative drafting service that is of the highest standard to the Government and to be responsive to Government priorities.
 
Mission
To draft legislation of the highest quality consistent with the Federal Constitution and the laws and international obligations and to be the prime source of reference for legislative drafting.
 
Objectives
  1. To ensure that the drafting of principal legislation and subsidiary legislation is conducted in an efficient, fair and just manner and meets the need of the client.
  2. To ensure that the principal legislation and subsidiary legislation drafted are consistent with the Federal Constitution and the laws and international obligations and are in accordance with legislative drafting forms.
  3. To ensure that the principal legislation and subsidiary legislation are published in the Government Gazette in accordance with the clients' instructions.
  4. To ensure that the translation of legal documents from the English language to the national language and vice versa are accurate and in accordance with linguistic norms.
Functions
  • Draft and vet principal legislation and subsidiary legislation in the national language and English language
  • Give opinion on the drafting of principal legislation and subsidiary legislation
  • Prepare bills in the national language and English language to be tabled in Parliament
  • Assist Federal Ministries and other Federal Agencies to table bills in Parliament
  • Prepare signature copy for royal assent and executive summary for signature copy
  • Prepare principal legislation and subsidiary legislation to be published in the Government Gazette
  • Translate contracts, domestic and international agreements, forms and other legal documents from the English language to the national language and vice versa
Client's Charter
We are committed to ensure that the drafting and vetting of all legislation and the translation of all agreements and documents are completed according to the schedule as agreed between the client and us and of the highest quality, constitutionally and legally sound and error-free in every aspect.