• Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:23:33
    NACC law set to be referred to Constitutional Court
    Members of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) who disagree with a new law allowing anti-graft commissioners to remain in the office said on Wednesday that they expected to gain the 25 signatures required to file a petition to the Constitutional Court on Thursday.
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  • Wed, 17 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Prayut promises to consider NACC members’ controversy
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday said the ongoing controversy over the qualifications of anti-graft commissioners was a critical issue that he would consider when it is referred to him.
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  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:59:41
    PM prepares to consider referring NACC bill to Constitutional Court
    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday said the ongoing controversy over the qualifications of anti-graft commissioners addressed a critical matter, and he would consider it when it is referred to him.
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  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:18:44
    Constitutional Court should rule on NACC commissioners’ eligibility: Meechai
    Chief charter drafter Meechai Ruchupan said on Tuesday that it would be a good option to ask the Constitutional Court to make a ruling in regard to some members of the National Anti Corruption Commission (NACC) who allegedly lack the qualifications required under the new charter.
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  • Tue, 19 Dec 2017 20:00:09
    Meechai airs disapproval of proposal to allow NACC eavesdropping, warns NLA of possible consequences
    Constitution Drafting Commission (CDC) chief Meechai Ruchupan on Tuesday showed his disapproval of the proposed authority of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) to eavesdrop on phone conservations, and warned that if legislators allowed such clauses, it could have negative consequences for them.
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  • Wed, 20 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Proposed NACC wiretap powers would be unconstitutional, Meechai says
    A CONTROVERSIAL proposal to allow the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) wide-ranging authority to wiretap phone calls of politicians and government officials was called an “infringement of rights” yesterday.
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  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 10:58:24
    Less transparent anti-corruption draft defended on basis of right to privacy
    Constitution Drafting Commissions spokesperson Chartchai Na Chiangmai has said that the CDC decided to write the National Anti-Corruption Commission bill, including clauses to not reveal the complete assets reports of political holders when taking office as it had to balance transparency to prevent corruption with an individual’s rights to privacy.
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  • Wed, 08 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Patcharawat signed himself up for law study committee
    POL GEN Patcharawat Wongsuwan signed himself up to become a member of the committee vetting the organic law governing the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), raising questions of appropriateness.
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  • Tue, 07 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Prawit’s brother to review NACC law despite ongoing probe
    THE JUNTA-appointed National Legislative Assembly (NLA) has given Pol General Patcharawat Wongsuwan the green light to sit on a committee vetting the organic law governing the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC), despite the fact that he is being investigated by the agency for being “unusually rich”.
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