Committee Meeting on 11 Dec 2012

The third meeting of the 2012/2013 Committee, and the sixth and final committee meeting for the year 2012, was held on Tuesday, 11 Dec 2012 at 1045 hours at the Meeting Room, RAFOC Office, Seksyen 5 Wangsa Maju, Kuala Lumpur, chaired by Laksda Dato' Yaacob bin Daud, (Bersara), our RAFOC Vice-President on behalf of the President. Present were 9 other committee members.

The committee received the reports from the Honorary Secretary on the general administration of RAFOC and the Honorary Treasurer on the financial situation of RAFOC since the last meeting. On administration, our RAFOC Secretariat kept the members and other retired Armed Forces officers informed on our RAFOC activities and assisted members who were not in receipt of pension with their registration with JHEV for the SVTB1M. On finance, the financial situation of RAFOC has improved with the cut in the personnel emolument in our RAFOC Secretariat and the excess from the Annual Dinner held on 3 Nov 2012.

The meeting was briefed by the responsible committee members on the various activities held during the months of October to December 2012 and discussed on the activities to be held during the coming year 2013. The meeting also discussed the prevailing issues related to our Armed Forces veterans including the situation related to the SVTB1M, Farmasi Veteran and HAT Tuanku Mizan.

The committee also considered and approved 16 applications for membership for the months of September to December 2012. The meeting was adjourned at 1415 hours.