29 April 2020 – Movement Control Order rules updated to allow two family members to run errands together

Type of Intervention: Regulation
Sectors Involved: The people
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Allowing domestic travel
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Health Minister

Overview: According to the updated Federal Gazette, the head of a family who is out running errands for food, medicine and other daily items can now be accompanied by another family member throughout Phase Four of the movement control order, which begins Wednesday (April 29).

Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/04/29/people-buying-food-essentials-can-now-be-accompanied-by-one-family-member-under-new-mco-rules

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group