House to Pass ITE Law

Anindya Legia Putri    •    11 Oktober 2016 16:18 WIB
law enforcement
House to Pass ITE Law
Syarief Hasan (Photo: MTVN/Anindya)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The House of Representatives Commission I overseeing communication and information will submit the draft revision of Electronic Information and Transcations (ITE) Law to plenary meeting soon.

Commission I member Syarief Hasan said the House will pass the draft revision by the end of this month.

"It is almost complete," he said at the Parliament Complex in Jakarta on Tuesday (10/11).

"We will bring the draft revision to plenary meeting before recess," he continued.

He mentioned defamation clause is retained in the draft revision. However, the maximum punishment is lowered to below five years.


(WAH)