Decriminalising Attempted Suicide

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An Open Dialogue

  • Repeal of Section 309 of the Penal Code
  • Doctors’ legal obligations when treating patients with Mental Health issues.
  • Current status of the proposed Repeal of Sec 309.
  • What happens when attempted suicide survivors are arrested.
  • Real Life Cry for Help – Conversations.

Thursday, 29 September 2022

12.30pm to 2.00pm – Registration followed by Lunch

2.00pm to 3.30pm – Presentation & Dialogue

Royal Selangor Club
Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur

Exclusively for Parlimentarians & Lawmakers
Organized by National Coalition for Mental Wellbeing (NCMW)

Please use the form below to register your interest in attending this open dialogue.

Panel Members

Dato’ Dr Venugopal Balchand

National Coalition for Mental Wellbeing

Dato’ Sri M Ramachelvam

Chairperson, Law Reform & Special Areas Committee
Bar Council Malaysia

Ms Shanti Abraham

Medico Legal Society Malaysia

Dr Salina Binti Abdul Aziz

Mental Health Foundation
(Former Head of Psychiatry Services, Ministry of Health, Malaysia)   

Sangeet Kaur Deo

Representing Bar Council Malaysia

Victor Tan

Deputy Chair, Befrienders KL

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