Hong Kong lawmakers, district councillors face instant disqualification after taking oath if their behaviour is ‘problematic’, senior official warns

Apr 7, 2021 | INVESTING

Lawmakers and district councillors could be disqualified immediately after taking their oath of office if their behaviour was deemed “problematic”, Hong Kong’s constitutional affairs minister warned on Wednesday.Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Erick Tsang Kwok-wai also revealed in the legislature that the government was studying whether opposition district councillors who resigned rather than pledge allegiance to the city and its mini-constitution, the Basic Law, would have to…

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