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Hakim Sorimu-da Pohan, a member of the tobacco control commission, questioned the rush to deliberate the bill without prior public consultation. Admin Other No comments. Inthe commission revised the bill and proposed it under a new name; the bill on public health protection from the perils of cigarettes and similar products. According to the Health Ministry, economic losses and health costs from smoking-associated diseases reached Rp The Houses Commission IX proposed a draff on the impact of tobacco products in Margareth S Anton Less than two hours after the House of Representatives DPR formally included the tobacco bill on its priority list, several advocacy groups voiced their opposition.
The World Health Organization estimates that Indonesia has Members of the commission said that the decision was made in order to accommodate the concerns of Muslim women, who had told the commission that granting such freedom to both genders contradicted Islamic law, which stated thatbride and groom should be of the same religion.
The House has previously rejected two bills related to the negative impact of tobacco. Another member of the tobacco control commission, Kartono Muhammad, said that the bills inclusion raised suspicions that Baleg leaders sided with the tobacco companies.
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As much as 70 percent of Indonesian smokers are from low-income groups. But, this [tobacco] bill hasonly a name.
Some activists had also urged the commission in several hearings to drop the article, Article 12, arguing that it could lead to the legalization of same-sex marriage, as well as encouraging women to opt for employment other than being a housewife, yps. The tobacco bill is among the bills that have caused public controversy.
Baleg turned it down, citing the huge socio-economic implications of the bill for citizens, tobacco farmers in particular. At a plenary meeting on Thursday, the House decided to include the tobacco bill on the list of 70 items of draft legislation to be deliberated in In addition, the Houses Commission VIII overseeing religion and social affairs has dropped an article from the draft gender equality bill, which would allow men or women to freely choose their spouses, following protests from Islamic womens groups.
Other controversial bills deal with gender equality, alcoholic beverages and national security to name a few. Less than two hours after the House of Representatives DPR formally included the tobacco bill on its priority list, several advocacy groups voiced their opposition.