malaysia - General & Misc - Legislation

Farmers’ Organization (Amendment) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 1 May 2019.
Date: 22 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 115 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Poisons (Amendment of Third Schedule) Order 2019

This is to notify that the Third Schedule to the Poisons Act 1952 is amended.
Date: 18 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 112 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Armed Forces (Regular Forces) (Deserters and Absentees Without Leave) (Prescribed Form) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 15 April 2019.
Date: 16 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 111 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Malaysian Examinations Council (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2019

This is to notify that the First Schedule to the Malaysian Examinations Council Act 1980 is amended.
Date: 15 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 110 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Passports (Exemption of Visa to Citizen of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan) Order 2019

This Order comes into operation on 15 April 2019.
Date: 11 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 106 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Bill of the National Security Council (Amendment) Act 2019

This Bill seeks to amend the National Security Council Act 2016.
Date: 11 April 2019; Type: Federal Bill; Citation: DR 9 of 2019; Source: Parliament

Bill of the Supplementary Supply (2018) Act 2019

This is a Bill of an Act which seeks to apply for a sum of RM4,133,360,760 from the Consolidated Fund for the services and purposes specified in the Schedule for the year 2018 not provided for or not fully provided for by the Supply Act 2018.
Date: 29 March 2019; Type: Federal Bill; Citation: DR 1 of 2019; Source: Parliament

Co-operative College (Incorporation) (Amendment) Act 2019

An Act to provide for the national language text of the Co-operative College (Incorporation) (Amendment) Act 2011, and to amend the Akta Maktab Kerjasama (Pemerbadanan) 1968 and the Co-operative College (Incorporation) Act 1968.
Date: 20 March 2019; Type: Federal Amendment Act; Citation: Act A1589 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Births and Deaths Registration (Compounding of Offences) Rules 2019

This is to notify that the offences specified in the First Schedule are prescribed to be compoundable offences and the offences referred to in subrule (1) may be compounded with the consent in writing of the Public Prosecutor in Form 1 of the Second Schedule.
Date: 14 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 79 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Private Higher Educational Institutions (Advertisement) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 15 March 2019.
Date: 11 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 71 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Sports Development (Licensing) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 1 March 2019.
Date: 28 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 57 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Biosafety (Amendment of First and Third Schedules) Order 2019

This is to notify a correction in the P.U. (A) 36 published on 15 February 2019.
Date: 28 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 58 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Births and Deaths Registration Rules 2019

These Rules come into operation on 1 March 2019.
Date: 26 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 54 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Franchise (Exemption) Order 2019

This is to notify that the Minister exempts Chatime Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. and LOOB Holding Sdn. Bhd. from the application of the Franchise Act 1998, for the purpose of application for registration of franchise.
Date: 19 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 46 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Proclamation to Prorogue the First Session of the Fourteenth Parliament

This Proclamation declares that the First Session of the Fourteenth Parliament of Malaysia which had commenced on 16th July 2018, will be terminated on the 25th February 2019.
Date: 18 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 39 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Proclamation declaring the Date and Time of the First Meeting of the Second Session of the Fourteenth Parliament

This Proclamation declares 11th March 2019 at 10 am as the date and time for the First Meeting of the Second Session of the Fourteenth Parliament of Malaysia.
Date: 18 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 40 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Biosafety (Amendment of First and Third Schedules) Order 2019

This is to notify the amendments to the First and Third Schedules of the Biosafety Act 2007.
Date: 15 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 36 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Optical (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2019

This is to notify the amendment of the First Schedule to the Optical Act 1991, in relation to the country of Malaysia.
Date: 31 January 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 29 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Optical (Amendment of Second Schedule) Order 2019

This is to notify the amendment of the Second Schedule to the Optical Act 1991, in relation to the country of Malaysia.
Date: 31 January 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 30 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Street Drainage and Building (Amendment) Act 2019

An Act to amend the Street, Drainage and Building Act 1974.
Date: 25 January 2019; Type: Federal Amendment Act; Citation: Act A1588 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

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Give Mandatory Counselling, Community Service Sessions to Road Bullies - MCPF

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Samirah allowed to be released on RM500,000 Bail pending Trial

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Adib Inquest: Lawyer withdraws

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