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Self-Employment Social Security (Rates of Contribution for Bus Driver) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 1 February 2019.
Date: 25 January 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 19 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Children and Young Persons (Employment) (Amendment) Act 2019

An Act to amend the Children and Young Persons (Employment) Act 1966.
Date: 18 January 2019; Type: Federal Amendment Act; Citation: Act A1586 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employees Provident Fund (Simpanan Shariah Account) (Amendment) Rules 2018

These Rules come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 31 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 367 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Workmen's Compensation (Foreign Workers' Compensation Scheme) (Insurance) (Revocation) Order 2018

This Order comes into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 350 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employees' Social Security (Amendment of First Schedule) (No. 2) Order 2018

This Order comes into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 351 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employees' Social Security (Amount of Funeral Benefit) (Amendment) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 352 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employment Insurance System (Social Security Appellate Board) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 353 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employment Insurance System (Benefit and Re-Employment Placement Programme) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 354 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employment Insurance System (Amendment of First Schedule) (No. 2) Order 2018

This Order is deemed to have come into operation on 1 January 2018.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 355 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employees Provident Fund (Investment in Fund Management Institution) (Amendment) Rules 2018

These Rules come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 27 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 357 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Minimum Retirement Age (Exemption) (No. 3) Order 2018

The Minister exempts Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad with the registration number 732544-D from all provisions of the Minimum Retirement Age Act 2012, in respect of the persons named in the Schedule who are employed on a fixed term contract of service, inclusive of any extension, of more than sixty months.
Date: 26 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 333 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Self-Employment Social Security (Social Security Tribunal) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 26 December 2018.
Date: 24 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 328 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Self-Employment Social Security (Medical Assessor) Regulations 2018

These Regulations is deemed to have come into operation on 13 June 2017.
Date: 24 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 327 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Self-Employment Social Security Regulations 2018

This is to notify that except for Subregulation 33(6) the rest of the Regulation is deemed to have come into operation on 13 June 2017, whereas Subregulation 33(6) comes into operation on 26 December 2018.
Date: 24 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 326 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Workmen's Compensation (Foreign Workers' Compensation Scheme) (Insurance) (Amendment) (No. 2) Order 2018

This Order is deemed to have come into operation on 1 January 2018.
Date: 19 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 316 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Workmen's Compensation (Foreign Workers' Compensation Scheme) (Insurance) (Amendment) (No. 3) Order 2018

This Order is deemed to have come into operation on 1 January 2018.
Date: 19 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 317 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Minimum Retirement Age (Exemption) (No. 2) Order 2018

The Minister exempts Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad with the registration number 487092-W from all provisions of the Minimum Retirement Age Act 2012, in respect of the persons named in the Schedule who are employed on a fixed term contract of service, inclusive of any extension, of more than sixty months.
Date: 19 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 318 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Minimum Wages Order (Amendment) 2018

This Order comes into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 28 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 305 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Employment Insurance System (Compounding of Offences) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 20 November 2018.
Date: 16 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 294 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Self-Employment Social Security (Compounding of Offences) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 20 November 2018.
Date: 16 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 293 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

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