Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Hong Kong lawmaker calls on Legco president to investigate whether opposition’s stalling violates national security law

  • Pan-democrats in the Legislative Council have sought to delay proceedings over the past two weeks with tactics such as forcing frequent headcounts
  • But one lawmaker says tactics, while allowed under Legco rules, may violate a clause in the security law forbidding ‘seriously interfering’ in government functions

Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Lawmakers wearing masks attend a meeting at the Legislative Council Complex on October 14. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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