malaysia - Medical Law

Dental (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 2) Order 2019

This is to notify that the Second Schedule to the Dental Act 1971 is amended in relation to the country of India.
Date: 12 April 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 108 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Law to be amended before Two Vaccines become Mandatory

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 10 (Bernama) - The Health Ministry (KKM) has to amend the existing law before the proposal to make two vaccinations compulsory for children is implemented.
Date: 09 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Parents can be held for Negligence for not immunizing Children - Immunise4Life

GEORGE TOWN, March 2 (Bernama) - Parents can be considered to have been negligent if they had chosen not to immunise their children, according to Immunise4Life, an expert-driven community education initiative to promote immunisation for all ages against vaccine-preventable diseases.
Date: 02 March 2019; Type: Industry Updates; Source: Bernama

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 2) Order 2019

This is to notify the amendment of the Second Schedule of the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 01 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 64 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Health Ministry allows Doctors 14-day Leave to help in Humanitarian missions

KUALA SELANGOR, Feb 10 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Health Ministry (KKM) has given relaxation to government medical doctors, especially surgeons, to take unrecorded leave to become volunteers in any humanitarian mission to countries facing unrest.
Date: 10 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Dental (Amendment of Second Schedule) Order 2019

This is to notify the amendment of the Second Schedule to the Dental Act 1971.
Date: 08 January 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 7 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) Order 2019

This Order notifies the amendment of the Second Schedule of the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 04 January 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 6 of 2019; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Medicine Advertisements Board (Amendment) Regulations 2018

These Regulations come into operation on 1 January 2019.
Date: 24 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 331 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 6) Order 2018

This is to notify the amendment of the Second Schedule to the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 12 December 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 314 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Registration of Pharmacists (Amendment of First Schedule) (No. 3) Order 2018

This Order notifies the amendment of the First Schedule to the Registration of Pharmacists Act 1951.
Date: 29 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 309 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Dental (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 4) Order 2018

This Order notifies the amendment of the Second Schedule of the Dental Act 1971 in relation to the country of India.
Date: 23 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 301 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

All Health, Dental Clinics to implement TPC-OHCIS Next Year - Dr Dzulkefly

SEREMBAN, Nov 13 (Bernama) - The Health Ministry (MoH) is expected to extend the implementation of Teleprimary Care and Oral Health Clinic Information System (TPC-OHCIS), to all health and dental clinics beginning next year, says its Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
Date: 13 November 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Health Ministry enforces Product Guideline on Cell Therapy and Gene 2021

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 10 (Bernama) - The Health Ministry (KKM) will enforce the Guideline of Cell and Gene Therapy Products (CGTPs) for all industry players in 2021. Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye said the guideline had already existed since 2016 to advise academicians, researchers, doctors and industrialists to abide voluntarily. &ldqu ...
Date: 10 November 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 5) Order 2018

This Order notifies the amendment of the Second Schedule of the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 07 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 287 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Registration of Pharmacists (Amendment of First Schedule) (No. 2) Order 2018

This Order notifies the amendment of the first schedule to the Registration of Pharmacists Act 1951.
Date: 07 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 288 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 4) Order 2018

This Order notifies the amendment of the Second Schedule of the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 05 November 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 286 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

High Court upholds RM70,000 Fine on Vocational Student for operating Dental Clinic without Licence

MELAKA, Oct 22 (Bernama) - The High Court here today upheld the RM70,000 fine meted out by a lower court on a vocational college student who operated a dental service without a licence.
Date: 22 October 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Law on Certain Hospital Fees under Review

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 2 (Bernama) - The Health Ministry is reviewing legislation that requires patients to pay high fees for treatment at public hospitals if they are referred there from private or university hospitals.
Date: 02 October 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Minister to table Review on Consultation Fees of Private Medical Practitioners in Due Course - Health DG

SHAH ALAM, Sept 19 (Bernama) - Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad is expected to table a review on the consultation fees of medical practitioners at private clinics and hospitals at the Cabinet meeting in a week or two, said Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
Date: 19 September 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Medical (Amendment of Second Schedule) (No. 3) Order 2018

This is to notify the amendment of the Second Schedule to the Medical Act 1971.
Date: 20 August 2018; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: P.U. (A) 197 of 2018; Source: AGC Federal Gazette

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Those given Trust, Power should Build a better Nation Based on Rule of Law - Sultan Nazrin

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 25 (Bernama) - The Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah said those given the trust, power and position, now have the opportunity to build a better Malaysia based on the rule of law.

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King decides High Court Registry Location on Advice of PM - Sabah Law Society

KOTA KINABALU, Apr 25 (Bernama) - The principal registry of the High Court of Sabah and Sarawak can be relocated to any place in Sabah or Sarawak as determined by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong acting on the advice of the prime minister, the Sabah Law Society (SLS) said today.

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Mobile Application on Labour Market Information Launched

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 23 (Bernama) - Information on Malaysia's labour market is now available at the fingertips with the launch of a new mobile application, Labour Market Information Gateway or LMI Gateway today.

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Former Lawyer Pleads not Guilty to CBT Over Client's House Sale Proceeds

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 23 (Bernama) - A former lawyer pleaded not guilty at the Sessions Court here today to a charge of criminal breach of trust amounting to RM338,000 which was the proceeds from the sale of a house belonging to his client three years ago.

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Cybersecurity Challenge should be viewed as an Opportunity - Gobind

CYBERJAYA, Apr 23 (Bernama) - A national innovation ecosystem needs to be developed to transform cybersecurity challenges towards forming new opportunities, ideas and solutions, Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo said today.

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Malaysia signs ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 23 (Bernama) - Malaysia has signed the ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement (ATISA) and the Fourth Protocol to Amend the ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement (ACIA).

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Former Lawyer charged with Criminal Breach of Trust

SEREMBAN, Apr 23 (Bernama) - A former lawyer pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to criminal breach of trust involving RM198,592.50, nine years ago.

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Right to Freedom of Religion guaranteed under Federal Constitution

KOTA BELUD, Apr 21 (Bernama) - The right to freedom of religion of every Malaysian is guaranteed under the Federal Constitution, said Sabah Rural Development Minister Datuk Ewon Benedick.

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Sabah and Sarawak High Court Registrar's Office to move to Kota Kinabalu

SANDAKAN, Apr 21 (Bernama) -- Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong today confirmed that the Office of the Registrar of the Sabah and Sarawak High Court will be relocated from Kuching to Kota Kinabalu.

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Government awaits Approval from Malay Rulers on New Chief Justice - Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, Apri 19 (Bernama) - The government is awaiting approval from the Malay Rulers for the appointment of a new Chief Justice, Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.

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8,254 Workers Re-employed after getting Assistance from ESO

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 16 (Bernama) - A total of 8,254 unemployed workers have been re-employed after receiving assistance from the employment service officers (ESOs) since the Re-Employment Placement Programme for Employment Insurance System (EIS) commenced in August 2018.

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Two Indonesians fined RM100,000 for Possessing Illicit Cigarettes

KLANG, Apr 16 (Bernama) - Two Indonesian retail shop workers were fined RM100,000 by the Magistrate Court here today after pleading guilty to possessing 854 packs of illegal cigarettes of various brands valued at RM1,668.56.

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"Go to the Mosque, get Closer to God," Judge advises Robber

IPOH, Apr 16 (Bernama) - "Go to the mosque, get closer to God, be a good person and stop taking drugs," Sessions Court judge Azman Abu Hassan told a palm oil fruit collector.

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200 Lawyers gather in Kuala Lumpur for TerraLex

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 13 (Bernama) - A total of 200 lawyers from 50 countries have gathered here for the TerraLex Global Meeting to discuss a wide variety of legal and economic issues impacting Malaysia.

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Chief Justice pens Touching Farewell to Colleagues

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 13 (Bernama) - "All I ask from you is to protect the judiciary no matter what others may say," said Tan Sri Richard Malanjum in his farewell message to the judges, officers and employees of the judiciary upon his retirement yesterday.

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