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Cabinet wants Naccol to discuss Review of Private Doctors' Consultation Fees

KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 2 (Bernama) - The Cabinet has asked for the proposal to review the consultation fees for private general medical practitioners to be discussed by the National Cost of Living Action Council (Naccol) before any decision is made.

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Salon Owner fined RM100,000 for running Clinic offering Aesthetic Services

KUALA TERENGGANU, Jun 17 (Bernama) - A beauty salon owner who operated a clinic without any valid registration at his premises was slapped with an RM100,000 fine by the Sessions Court here today.
Date: 17 June 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Senior Citizen fined RM40,000 for running Illegal Dental Clinic

KUALA LUMPUR, May 27 (Bernama) - As a result of running a dental clinic without a valid licence, a 64-year-old man was fined RM40,000 or eight months in prison by the Sessions Court here today after he pleaded to the charge.
Date: 27 May 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

Action to be taken against Foreign Medical Practitioners operating Illegally

IPOH, May 25 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Health will take legal action against foreign medical practitioners who are not registered with the the Malaysian Medical Council but are operating clinics or pharmacies in the country. Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye said under the Sale of Drugs Act 1952, those found guilty could be fined not m ...
Date: 25 May 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Bernama

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

Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Act 2019 (Commencement) Notification 2019

The Infectious Diseases (Amendment) Act 2019 comes into operation on 25 March 2019.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 158; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Infectious Diseases (Measures to Prevent or Control the Spread of Infectious Diseases) (Revocation) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 25 March 2019.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 159; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Infectious Diseases (Quarantine) (Amendment) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 25 March 2019.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 161; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Misuse of Drugs Act (Amendment of First Schedule) Order 2019

This Order comes into operation on 25 March 2019.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 150; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Misuse of Drugs (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 25 March 2019.
Date: 22 March 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 151; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Government okays debate on Medicinal Marijuana

The government has given a green light to debate and study the possibility of using marijuana for medicinal purposes.
Date: 19 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Vietnam News Agency

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

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

Duterte signs Integrated Cancer Control Law

MANILA, Feb 19 (PNA) - President Rodrigo R. Duterte has signed into law a bill institutionalizing a ‘national integrated’ program to control cancer, one of the leading causes of death in the Philippines.
Date: 19 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Philippines News Agency

Health Products (Cosmetic Products - ASEAN Cosmetic Directive) (Amendment No. 2) Regulations 2019

These Regulations come into operation on 2 April 2019.
Date: 15 February 2019; Type: Federal Subsidiary Legislation; Citation: No. S 89; Source: Singapore Statutes Online

Vaccination Law Safeguards, Accountability sought by Legislators

Potential side effects from vaccinations and responsibility for same was a topic of attention by National Assembly members at a debate on the newly drafted Law on Vaccination yesterday.

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Cabinet wants Naccol to discuss Review of Private Doctors' Consultation Fees

KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 2 (Bernama) - The Cabinet has asked for the proposal to review the consultation fees for private general medical practitioners to be discussed by the National Cost of Living Action Council (Naccol) befo ...

Salon Owner fined RM100,000 for running Clinic offering Aesthetic Services Senior Citizen fined RM40,000 for running Illegal Dental Clinic Action to be taken against Foreign Medical Practitioners operating Illegally more

Duterte signs Integrated Cancer Control Law

MANILA, Feb 19 (PNA) - President Rodrigo R. Duterte has signed into law a bill institutionalizing a ‘national integrated’ program to control cancer, one of the leading causes of death in the Philippines.

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 17 (Bernama) - Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof today launched Wakil Kita di Parlimen, a 228-page guidebook containing relevant information on all the 222 parliamentary constituencies.

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JOHOR BAHRU, Jul 17 (Bernama) - Thirty-four students are among 171 individuals who are suing the Johor state government, Menteri Besar Datuk Osman Sapian and 10 others over the pollution in Sungai Kim Kim near Pasir Gudang last March.

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DOJ forms Special Team to probe Kidapawan Broadcaster's Slay

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New BSP Deputy Governor sworn in

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Chief Justice heads Penang Honours List

GEORGE TOWN, Jul 12 (Bernama) - Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat heads the list of 877 recipients of state honours and honorary medals in conjunction with the 81st birthday of the Yang Dipertua Negeri of Penang Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas.

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Prosecution failed to serve Summons on Shahrizat's Children, Court sets new Mention Date

KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 12 (Bernama) - The Sessions Court here today set Aug 5 for mention of a lawsuit filed by the Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM) against two children of former Women, Family and Community Development Minister Tan Sri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil in connection with several offences allegedly committed by their company.

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Free Legal Service to be provided for the Poor

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IRB records 486,360 Cases of Voluntary Tax Declaration

KUALA LUMPUR, Jul 8 (Bernama) - The Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia (IRB) has recorded 486,360 cases of voluntary tax declaration under the special voluntary declaration programme (PKPS) as of June 23.

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Sugar Tax: SME Traders can file Postponement Appeal

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Sarawak Government has not Officially responded on the RM1 Loan Offer - MOF

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PCC approves New Clark City Power Distribution Deal

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Airbnb wants clearer Guideline on Tourism Tax

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Malcontento to take oath as New Prosecutor General on July 2

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