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Malaysia election: What are the possible dates for polling day?

A general election in Malaysia must be called by September 2023. PHOTO: BERNAMA
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Malaysia's current Parliament ends its term in July 2023, five years after it first sat.

This means a general election must be called by September 2023, not more than 60 days after the legislature is automatically dissolved.

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