LAWS OF MALAYSIA
ALPHABETICAL TABLE OF LAWS
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The following is the alphabetical list of laws in the Laws of Malaysia (LOM) series
up to Act 655. Repealed Acts are in italics.
The LOM series is a compilation and reprint of laws published in volume form
pursuant to Section 14A of the Revision of Laws Act 1968 [Act 1]. It is the only
official and authoritative publication of the laws of Malaysia. The LOM series
incorporates all principal laws of Malaysia enacted after 1969 and pre-1969 laws
which have been revised by the Commissioner of Law Revision. There are 40
volumes in the LOM series comprising the Federal Constitution in volume 1 and
Acts 1 to 655 from volumes 2 to 40. The LOM series incorporates all
amendments up to 1 January 2006 except otherwise indicated in the relevant law.
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Abattoirs (Privatization) Act 1993
Act 507
Abduction and Criminal Intimidation of Witnesses
Act 191
Act 1947 (Revised 1977)
Aboriginal Peoples Act 1954 (Revised 1974)
Act 134
Academy of Sciences Malaysia Act 1994
Act 524
Accountants Act 1967 (Revised 1972)
Act 94
Administration of Islamic Law
Act 505
(Federal Territories) Act 1993
Adoption Act 1952 (Revised 1981)
Act 257
Age of Majority Act 1971
Act 21
Airport and Aviation Services (Operating
Act 467
Company) Act 1991
Act 653
Akademi Seni Budaya dan Warisan Kebangsaan
Act 2006
Act 647
Animals Act 1953
(Revised 2006)
Act 575
Anti-Corruption Act 1997
Act 271 (Repealed
Anti-Corruption Agency Act 1982
by Act 575)
Anti-Money Laundering Act 2001
Act 613
Anti-Personnel Mines Convention
Act 603
Implementation Act 2000
Act 168
Antiquities Act 1976 ( Repealed by Act 645 )
Act 93
Arbitration Act 1952 ( Repealed by Act 646 )
Act 117
Architects Act 1967 (Revised 1973)
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Arbitration Act 2005
Act 646
Act 77
Armed Forces Act 1972
Act 206
Arms Act 1960 (Revised 1978)
Act 462
Asian Development Bank Act 1966
(Revised 1991)
Assignment of Export Duty (Mineral Ores)
Act 396
Act 1964 (Revised 1989)
Assignment of Revenue (Export Duty on Iron Ore)
Act 395
Act 1962 (Revised 1989)
Atomic Energy Licensing Act 1984
Act 304
Act 387
Attestation of Registrable Instruments (Mining)
Act 1960 (Revised 1989)
Audit Act 1957 (Revised 1972)
Act 62
Act 307
Aviation Offences Act 1984
B
Act 79
Banishment Act 1959 (Revised 1972)
Act 33
Bankers' Books (Evidence) Act 1949
(Revised 1971)
Banking Act 1973
Act 102 (Repealed
by Act 372)
Act 372
Banking and Financial Institutions
Act 1989
Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad
Act 202
(Special Provisions) Act 1978
Bank Pertanian Malaysia Act 1969
Act 9
Bank Simpanan Nasional Act 1974
Act 146
Act 571
Bank Simpanan Nasional Berhad Act 1997
(Not yet in force)
Bankruptcy Act 1967 (Revised 1988)
Act 360
Act 449
Bernama Act 1967 (Revised 1990)
Act 495
Betting Act 1953 (Revised 1992)
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Betting and Sweepstake Duties Act 1948
Act 201
(Revised 1978)
Bills of Exchange Act 1949 (Revised 1978)
Act 204
Bills of Sale Act 1950 (Revised 1982)
Act 268
Act 243
Bintulu Port Authority Act 1981
Biro Siasatan Negara Act 1973
Act 123 (Repealed
by Act 271)
Act 299
Births and Deaths Registration Act 1957
(Revised 1983)
Bretton Woods Agreements Act 1957
Act 472
(Revised 1991)
Broadcasting Act 1988
Act 338 (Repealed
by Act 588)
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Act 503
Capitation Grant Act 1993
Act 622
Capitation Grant Act 2002
Act 506
Care Centres Act 1993
Carriage by Air Act 1974
Act 148
Act 527
Carriage of Goods by Sea Act 1950
(Revised 1994)
Census Act 1960 (Revised 1969)
Act 16
Act 519
Central Bank of Malaysia Act 1958
(Revised 1994)
Act 641
Chemicals Weapons Convention Act 2005
Act 158
Chemists Act 1975
Act 517
Cheng Hoon Teng Temple (Incorporation)
Act 1949 (Revised 1994)
Act 611
Child Act 2001
Act 308
Child Care Centre Act 1984
Act 468 (Repealed
Child Protection Act 1991
by Act 611)
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Children and Young Persons Act 1947
Act 232 (Repealed
by Act 468)
Act 350
Children and Young Persons (Employment)
Act 1966 (Revised 1988)
Cinematograph Film-Hire Duty Act 1965
Act 434 (Repealed
by Act 557)
Act 59
City of Kuala Lumpur Act 1971
City of Kuala Lumpur (Planning) Act 1973
Act 107 (Repealed
by Act 267)
Act 3
Civil Aviation Act 1969
Civil Defence Act 1951 (Revised 1979)
Act 221
Civil Law Act 1956 (Revised 1972)
Act 67
Civil List Act 1982
Act 269
Coin (Import and Export) Act 1957
Act 430
(Revised 1990)
Commercial Vehicles Licensing Board
Act 334
Act 1987
Commissions of Enquiry Act 1950
Act 119
(Revised 1973)
Commodities Trading Act 1980
Act 229 (Repealed
by Act 324)
Act 324 (Repealed
Commodities Trading Act 1985
by Act A987)
Act 289
Common Gaming Houses Act 1953
(Revised 1983)
Communications and Multimedia Act 1998
Act 588
Companies Act 1965 (Revised 1973)
Act 125
Companies Commission of Malaysia Act 2001
Act 614
Computer Crimes Act 1997
Act 563
Consular Relations (Vienna Convention)
Act 595
Act 1999
Consumer Protection Act 1999
Act 599
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Continental Shelf Act 1966 (Revised 1972)
Act 83
Contracts Act 1950 (Revised 1974)
Act 136
Control of Imported Publications Act 1958
Act 63 (Repealed
by Act 301)
Act 522
Control of Padi and Rice Act 1994
Control of Rent Act 1966
Act 363 (Repealed
by Act 572)
Act 572
Control of Rent (Repeal) Act 1997
Control of Supplies Act 1961
Act 122
(Revised 1973)
Convention on the Recognition and
Act 320
Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral
Awards Act 1985 ( Repealed by Act 646 )
Convention on the Settlement of
Act 392
Investment Disputes Act 1966
(Revised 1989)
Co-operative College (Incorporation)
Act 437
Act 1968 (Revised 1990)
Co-operative Societies Act 1948
Act 287 (Repealed
by Act 502)
Act 502
Co-operative Societies Act 1993
Act 10 (Repealed
Copyright Act 1969
by Act 332)
Act 332
Copyright Act 1987
Act 357
Corrosive and Explosive Substances and
Offensive Weapons Act 1958
(Revised 1988)
Counsellors Act 1998
Act 580
Counterfeit Coin Act 1957 (Revised 1990)
Act 429
Act 504
Countervailing and Anti-Dumping Duties
Act 1993
Courts of Judicature Act 1964 (Revised 1972)
Act 91
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Criminal Justice Act 1953 (Revised 1988)
Act 345
Criminal Procedure Code (Revised 1999)
Act 593
Customs Act 1967 (Revised 1980)
Act 235
Customs (Dumping and Subsidies) Act 1959
Act 361 (Repealed
by Act 504)
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Act 234
Dangerous Drugs Act 1952 (Revised 1980)
Dangerous Drugs (Forfeiture of Property)
Act 340
Act 1988
Dangerous Drugs (Special Preventive Measures)
Act 316
Act 1985
Debtors Act 1957 (Revised 1981)
Act 256
Act 217
Declaration of an Area in the Bintulu District to
be a Federal Port Act 1979
Defamation Act 1957 (Revised 1983)
Act 286
Act 379
Degrees and Diplomas Act 1962
(Revised 1989)
Delegation of Powers Act 1956
Act 358
(Revised 1988)
Demutualisation (Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange)
Act 632
Act 2003
Dental Act 1971
Act 51
Deposit of Library Material Act 1986
Act 331
Act 183
Destitute Persons Act 1977
Act 154
Destruction of Disease-Bearing Insects
Act 1975
Development Financial Institutions Act 2002
Act 618
Development Funds Act 1966
Act 406
(Revised 1989)
Dewan Bahasa dan Pustaka Act 1959
Act 213
(Revised 1978)
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Digital Signature Act 1997
Act 562
Diplomatic and Consular Officers (Oaths and
Act 348
Fees) Act 1959 (Revised 1988)
Act 636
Diplomatic Privileges (Vienna Convention) Act 1966
(Revised 2004)
Director General of Social Welfare (Incorporation)
Act 529
Act 1948 (Revised 1994)
Act 500
Direct Sales Act 1993
Act 255
Distress Act 1951 (Revised 1981)
Act 300
Distribution Act 1958 (Revised 1983)
Act 521
Domestic Violence Act 1994
Act 354
Drainage Works Act 1954 (Revised 1988)
Act 283
Drug Dependants (Treatment and Rehabilitation)
Act 1983
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Act 550
Education Act 1996
Act 174
Educational Institutions (Discipline)
Act 1976
Act 19
Elections Act 1958 (Revised 1970)
Act 31
Election Commission Act 1957
(Revised 1970)
Act 5
Election Offences Act 1954 (Revised 1969)
Act 277 (Repealed
Electrical Inspectorate Act 1983
by Act 447)
Act 116 (Repealed
Electricity Act 1949
by Act 447)
Act 447
Electricity Supply Act 1990
Electricity Supply (Successor Company) Act 1990
Act 448
Emblems and Names (Prevention of Improper Use)
Act 414
Act 1963 (Revised 1989)
Emergency (Essential Powers) Act 1979
Act 216
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Emergency Powers (Kelantan) Act 1977
Act 192 (Repealed
by P.U.(A)46/1978)
Act 272 (Repealed
Employees Provident Fund Act 1951
by Act 452)
Act 452
Employees Provident Fund Act 1991
Employees' Social Security Act 1969
Act 4
Employment Act 1955 (Revised 1981)
Act 265
Employment Information Act 1953
Act 159
(Revised 1975)
Employment (Restriction) Act 1968
Act 353
(Revised 1988)
Energy Commission Act 2001
Act 610
Act 493
Entertainment (Federal Territory of
Kuala Lumpur) Act 1992
Entertainments Duty Act 1953
Act 103
(Revised 1973)
Environmental Quality Act 1974
Act 127
Act 435
Estate Hospital Assistants (Registration)
Act 1965 (Revised 1990)
Evidence Act 1950 (Revised 1971)
Act 56
Act 17
Exchange Control Act 1953 (Revised 1969)
Act 176
Excise Act 1976
Act 311
Exclusive Economic Zone Act 1984
Act 207
Explosives Act 1957 (Revised 1978)
Act 405
Extended Credit Act 1966 (Revised 1989)
Act 403
External Loans Act 1963 (Revised 1989)
Act 479
Extradition Act 1992
Act 163
Extra-territorial Offences Act 1976
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Factories and Machinery Act 1967
Act 139
(Revised 1974)
Farmers' Organization Act 1973
Act 109
Farmers' Organization Authority Act 1973
Act 110
Act 141
Federal Agricultural Marketing Authority
Act 1965 (Revised 1974)
Federal Capital Act 1960 (Revised 1977)
Act 190
Act 391
Federal Housing Act 1965 (Revised 1989)
Act 349
Federal Lands Commissioner Act 1957
(Revised 1988)
Federal Roads Act 1959 (Revised 1989)
Act 376
Act 306
Federal Roads (Private Management)
Act 1984
Federal Territory (Financial Arrangement)
Act 266
Act 1982
Federal Territory (Planning) Act 1982
Act 267
Federation Light Dues Act 1953
Act 250
(Revised 1981)
Fees Act 1951 (Revised 1978)
Act 209
Fees (Marine Parks Malaysia) (Validation)
Act 635
Act 2004
Fees (National Planetarium) (Validation)
Act 583
Act 1998
Film Censorship Act 2002
Act 620
Films (Censorship) Act 1952
Act 35 (Repealed
by Act 620)
Act 241
Finance Act 1981
Act 264
Finance Act 1982
Act 274
Finance (No. 2) Act 1982
Act 293
Finance Act 1983
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Finance Act 1984
Act 309
Act 315
Finance Act 1985
Act 323
Finance (No. 2) Act 1985
Finance Act 1986
Act 328
Act 329
Finance (No. 2) Act 1986
Act 337
Finance Act 1987
Finance Act 1988
Act 364
Finance Act 1990
Act 420
Act 421
Finance (No. 2) Act 1990
Act 451
Finance Act 1991
Finance Act 1992
Act 476
Finance Act 1993
Act 497
Finance Act 1994
Act 513
Finance Act 1995
Act 531
Finance Act 1996
Act 544
Finance Act 1997
Act 557
Finance Act 1998
Act 578
Act 591
Finance (No. 2) Act 1998
Act 600
Finance Act 2000
Act 608
Finance (No. 2) Act 2000
Act 619
Finance Act 2002
Act 624
Finance (No. 2) Act 2002
Act 631
Finance Act 2003
Finance Act 2004
Act 639
Finance Act 2005
Act 644
Finance (Banking and Financial Institutions)
Act 330
Act 1986
Finance Companies Act 1969
Act 6 (Repealed
by Act 372)
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Finance (Estate Duty) Act 1971
Act 38 (Repealed
by Act 476)
Finance (Estate Duty) Act 1979
Act 219 (Repealed
by Act 476)
Act 224 (Repealed
Finance (Estate Duty) Act 1980
by Act 476)
Act 61
Financial Procedure Act 1957
(Revised 1972)
Financial Reporting Act 1997
Act 558
Firearms (Increased Penalties) Act 1971
Act 37
Fire Services Act 1988
Act 341
Fisheries Act 1963
Act 210 (Repealed
by Act 317)
Act 317
Fisheries Act 1985
Fishermen's Associations Act 1971
Act 44
Food Act 1983
Act 281
Foreign Representatives (Privileges and
Act 541
Immunities) Act 1967 (Revised 1995)
Franchise Act 1998
Act 590
Free Trade Zone Act 1971
Act 24 (Repealed
by Act 438)
Act 438
Free Zones Act 1990
Futures Industry Act 1993
Act 499
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Act 65
Gaming Tax Act 1972
Gas Supply Act 1993
Act 501
Geneva Conventions Act 1962
Act 512
(Revised 1993)
Geographical Indications Act 2000
Act 602
Geological Survey Act 1974
Act 129
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Girl Guides Act 1953 (Revised 1991)
Act 456
Good Shepherd Nuns (Incorporation)
Act 108
Act 1973
Goods Vehicle Levy Act 1983
Act 294
Government Contracts Act 1949
Act 120
(Revised 1973)
Government Investment Act 1983
Act 275
Government Loans (Notice of Trusts) Act 1947
Act 649
(Revised 2006)
Government Proceedings Act 1956
Act 359
(Revised 1988)
Government Trustee Securities Act 1957
Act 426
(Revised 1990)
Guardianship of Infants Act 1961
Act 351
(Revised 1988)
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Act 231
Highway Authority Malaysia (Incorporation)
Act 1980
Act 212
Hire-Purchase Act 1967 (Revised 1978)
Act 369
Holidays Act 1951 (Revised 1989)
Act 626
Hotels (Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur)
Act 2003
Act 200
House to House and Street Collections
Act 1947 (Revised 1978)
Act 347
Houses of Parliament (Privileges and Powers)
Act 1952 (Revised 1988)
Act 118
Housing Development (Control and Licensing)
Act 1966
Act 42
Housing Loans Fund Act 1971
Act 18 (Repealed
Housing Trust Act 1950
by Act A339)
Act 491 (Repealed
Human Resources Development Act 1992
by Act 612)
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Human Rights Commission of Malaysia
Act 597
Act 1999
Human Tissues Act 1974
Act 130
Hydrogen Cyanide (Fumigation) Act 1953
Act 260
(Revised 1981)
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Act 155
Immigration Act 1959/63 (Revised 1975)
Act 477
Import Duties (Validation) Act 1992
Act 53
Income Tax Act 1967 (Revised 1971)
Act 132
Income Tax (Tin Buffer Stock Contributions
and Repayments) Act 1974
Incorporation (State Legislatures Competency)
Act 380
Act 1962 (Revised 1989)
Indecent Advertisements Act 1953
Act 259
(Revised 1981)
Industrial Co-ordination Act 1975
Act 156
Industrial Designs Act 1996
Act 552
Act 177
Industrial Relations Act 1967
(Revised 1976)
Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1971
Act 39
Inland Revenue Board of Malaysia Act 1995
Act 533
Act 248
Innkeepers Act 1952 (Revised 1981)
Insurance Act 1963
Act 89 (Repealed
by Act 553)
Act 553
Insurance Act 1996
Act 617
Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia
Act 2002
Internal Security Act 1960 (Revised 1972)
Act 82
International Development Association
Act 431
Act 1960 (Revised 1990)
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International Finance Corporation Act 1957
Act 428
(Revised 1990)
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Act 483
Act 1992
International Monetary Fund (Ratification of
Act 12
Amendments to the Articles of Agreement)
Act 1969
International Monetary Fund (Ratification of
Act 184
Second Amendment to the Articles of Agreement)
Act 1977
International Organizations (Privileges and
Act 485
Immunities) 1992
Act 388
Interpretation Acts 1948 and 1967 (Consolidated
and Revised 1989)
Act 199 (Repealed
Investment Incentives Act 1968
by Act 327)
Act 386
Irrigation Areas Act 1953 (Revised 1989)
Act 276
Islamic Banking Act 1983
Act 153
Islamic Development Bank Act 1975
Act 303
Islamic Family Law (Federal Territories)
Act 1984
Islamic Financial Services Board Act 2002
Act 623
Istana Negara (Royal Allowances) Act 1982
Act 270
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Joint Service (Islamic Affairs Officers) Act 1997
Act 573
Act 45
Judges' Remuneration Act 1971
Act 114
Judicial Proceedings (Regulation of Reports)
Act 1962 (Revised 1973)
Juvenile Courts Act 1947
Act 90 (Repealed
by Act 611)
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Kedah and Penang (Alteration of Boundary)
Act 325
Act 1985
Kelantan Land Settlement Act 1955
Act 460
(Revised 1991)
Kemubu Agricultural Development Authority
Act 69
Act 1972
Kidnapping Act 1961 (Revised 1989)
Act 365
Act 28
Kootu Funds (Prohibition) Act 1971
Act 142
Kootu Funds (Validation) Act 1974
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Act 445
Labuan Offshore Business Activity Tax Act 1990
Act 545
Labuan Offshore Financial Services Authority
Act 1996
Labuan Offshore Limited Partnerships
Act 565
Act 1997
Labuan Offshore Securities Industry
Act 579
Act 1998
Labuan Offshore Trusts Act 1996
Act 554
Labuan Trust Companies Act 1990
Act 442
Act 486
Land Acquisition Act 1960 (Revised 1992)
Act 530
Land (Group Settlement Areas) Act 1960
(Revised 1994)
Land and Mining Plans and Documents
Act 233
(Photographic Copies) Act 1950
(Revised 1980)
Land Conservation Act 1960 (Revised 1989)
Act 385
Act 474
Land Development Act 1956 (Revised 1991)
Land Speculation Tax Act 1974
Act 126 (Repealed
by Act 169)
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Langkawi International Yachting Companies
Act 643
Act 2005 (Not yet in force)
Act 630
Langkawi International Yacht Registry Act 2003
Act 165
Law Reform (Eradication of Illicit Samsu)
Act 1976
Act 164
Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce)
Act 1976
Act 601
Layout-Designs of Integrated Circuits
Act 2000
Act 26
Legal Aid Act 1971
Act 166
Legal Profession Act 1976
Act 60
Legitimacy Act 1961 (Revised 1971)
Act 556
Lembaga Akreditasi Negara Act 1996
Act 49
Lembaga Kemajuan Ikan Malaysia
Act 1971
Act 75
Lembaga Kemajuan Johor Tenggara
Act 1972
Act 568
Lembaga Kemajuan Johor Tenggara
(Dissolution) Act 1997 (Not yet in force)
Act 203
Lembaga Kemajuan Kelantan Selatan
Act 1978
Act 68 (Repealed
Lembaga Kemajuan Pahang Tenggara
by Act 569)
Act 1972
Act 569
Lembaga Kemajuan Pahang Tenggara
(Dissolution) Act 1997
Act 73 (Repealed
Lembaga Kemajuan Perusahaan Haiwan Negara
by Act 292)
Act 1972
Act 292
Lembaga Kemajuan Ternakan Negara
(Dissolution) Act 1983
Act 104
Lembaga Kemajuan Terengganu Tengah
Act 1973
Act 285 (Repealed
Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Jengka Act 1983
by Act 567)
Act 567
Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Jengka
(Dissolution) Act 1997
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Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Kedah
Act 249
Act 1981
Lembaga Kemajuan Wilayah Pulau Pinang
Act 282
Act 1983
Lembaga Letrik Sabah Act 1983
Act 278
Lembaga Padi dan Beras Negara Act 1971
Act 47 (Repealed
by Act 522)
Act 523
Lembaga Padi dan Beras Negara (Successor
Company) Act 1994
Lembaga Pembangunan Industri Pembinaan
Act 520
Malaysia Act 1994
Lembaga Pembangunan Labuan Act 1992
Act 480 (Repealed
by Act 609)
Act 423
Lembaga Pembangunan Langkawi
Act 1990
Lembaga Urusan dan Tabung Haji
Act 8 (Repealed
by Act 535)
Act 1969
Act 458
Licensed Land Surveyors Act 1958
(Revised 1991)
Limitation Act 1953 (Revised 1981)
Act 254
Act 410
Loans (Asian Development Bank) Act 1968
(Revised 1989)
Loans (Central Bank of Malaysia) Act 1960
Act 459
(Revised 1991)
Loan Guarantee Act 1963 (Revised 1989)
Act 412
Loan Guarantee Act 1972
Act 66
Act 96
Loans Guarantee (Bodies Corporate)
Act 1965 (Revised 1972)
Loans (International Bank) Act 1958
Act 411
(Revised 1989)
Loans (International Fund for Agricultural
Act 484
Development) Act 1992
Loan (International Tin Buffer Stock) Act 1971
Act 41
Loan (Local) Act 1957 (Revised 2006)
Act 648
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Loan (Local) Act 1959 (Revised 2004)
Act 637
Act 650
Loan (Local) Act 1961 (Revised 2006)
Loans (Islamic Development Bank) Act 1977
Act 187
Local Government Act 1976
Act 171
Local Government Elections Act 1960
Act 473
(Revised 1991)
Local Government (Temporary Provisions)
Act 124 (Repealed
by Act 171)
Act 1973
Act 288
Lotteries Act 1952 (Revised 1983)
M
Maintenance Orders (Facilities for
Act 34
Enforcement) Act 1949 (Revised 1971)
Majlis Amanah Rakyat Act 1966
Act 489
(Revised 1992)
Malaria Eradication Act 1971
Act 52 (Repealed
by Act 342)
Act 534
Malayan Railway Provident Fund
(Dissolution) Act 1995
Act 642
Malaysia Deposit Insurance Corporation Act 2005
Act 490
Malaysia External Trade Development
Corporation Act 1992
Act 440
Malaysia-Thailand Joint Authority
Act 1990
Act 481
Malaysia Tourism Promotion Board
Act 1992
Act 11
Malaysian Agricultural Research and
Development Institute Act 1969
Act 367
Malaysian Chamber of Mines Incorporation
Act 1914 (Revised 1989)
Act 343
Malaysian Cocoa Board (Incorporation)
Act 1988
Act 417
Malaysian Combined Cadet Force
Act 1967 (Revised 1989)
Act 589
Malaysian Communications and
Multimedia Commission Act 1998
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Malaysian Currency (Ringgit) Act 1975
Act 160
Malaysian Examinations Council Act 1980
Act 225
Malaysian Forestry Research and
Act 319
Development Board Act 1985
Act 651
Malaysian Health Promotion Board Act 2006
Malaysian Industrial Developmen
Act 397
Authority (Incorporation) Act 1965
(Revised 1989)
Act 633
Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency Act 2004
Malaysian Palm Oil Board Act 1998
Act 582
Malaysian Red Crescent Society
Act 540
(Incorporation) Act 1965
(Revised 1995)
Malaysian Red Cross Society (Change of
Act 162
Name) Act 1975
Malaysian Rubber Board (Incorporation)
Act 551
Act 1996
Malaysian Rubber Exchange (Incorporation)
Act 402
Act 1962 (Revised 1989)
Malaysian Rubber Exchange and Licensing Board
Act 84 (Repealed
Act 1972
by Act 551)
Malaysian Rubber Research and Development
Act 401 (Repealed
Fund Act 1958
by Act 551)
Malaysian Standard Time Act 1981
Act 261
Malaysian Timber Industry Board
Act 105
(Incorporation) Act 1973
Married Women Act 1957 (Revised 1990)
Act 450
Married Women and Children (Enforcement of
Act 356
Maintenance) Act 1968 (Revised 1988)
Married Women and Children (Maintenance)
Act 263
Act 1950 (Revised 1981)
Martial Arts Societies Act 1976
Act 170
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Medical Act 1971
Act 50
Medical Assistants (Registration) Act 1977
Act 180
Act 290
Medicines (Advertisement and Sale)
Act 1956 (Revised 1983)
Members of Parliament (Remuneration)
Act 237
Act 1980
Members of the Administration and Members of
Act 23 (Repealed
by Act 237)
Parliament (Pensions and Gratuities) Act 1971
Act 615
Mental Health Act 2001 (Not yet in force)
Act 515
Merchant Shipping (Oil Pollution) Act 1994
Act 433
Merdeka Stadium Corporation Act 1963
(Revised 1990)
Methodist Church in Malaysia Act 1955
Act 457
(Revised 1991)
Metric Weights and Measures Act 1971
Act 40 (Repealed
by Act 71)
Act 436
Midwives Act 1966 (Revised 1990)
Act 295
Military Manoeuvres Act 1983
Act 525
Mineral Development Act 1994
Act 375
Minister of Finance (Incorporation) Act 1957
(Revised 1989)
Ministerial Functions Act 1969
Act 2
Act 336
Minor Offences Act 1955 (Revised 1987)
Act 577
Money-Changing Act 1998
Act 400
Moneylenders Act 1951 (Revised 1989)
Act 70
Muda Agricultural Development Authority
Act 1972
Mutual Assistance in Criminal Matters Act 2002
Act 621
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Act 638
National Anti-Drugs Agency Act 2004 (Not yet in force)
Act 390
National Anthem Act 1968 (Revised 1989)
Act 511 (Repealed
National Archives Act 1966
by Act 629)
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National Archives Act 2003
Act 629
National Art Gallery Act 1959
Act 516
(Revised 1994)
National Association of Women's Institutes
Act 510
of Malaysia Incorporation Act 1958
(Revised 1993)
National Council on Higher Education
Act 546
Act 1996
Act 305
National Defence Fund (Dissolution and
Transfer) Act 1984
National Emblems (Control of Display)
Act 193
Act 1949 (Revised 1977)
National Forestry Act 1984
Act 313
National Heritage Act 2005
Act 645
National Institute for Scientific and Industrial
Act 48 (Repealed
Research (Incorporation) Act 1971
by Act 157)
National Land Code (Penang and Malacca Titles)
Act 518
Act 1963 (Revised 1994)
National Land Code (Validation) Act 2003
Act 625
National Land Rehabilitation and Consolidation
Act 398 (Repealed
by Act 570)
Authority (Incorporation) Act 1966
Act 570
National Land Rehabilitation and Consolidation
Authority (Succession and Dissolution) Act 1997
National Language Act 1963/67
Act 32
(Revised 1971)
National Library Act 1972
Act 80
National Parks Act 1980
Act 226
National Productivity Corporation (Incorporation)
Act 408
Act 1966 (Revised 1989)
National Registration Act 1959
Act 78
(Revised 1972)
National Service Act 1952 (Revised 1990)
Act 425
Act 628
National Service Training Act 2003
Act 652
National Skills Development Act 2006
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National Sports Council of Malaysia
Act 29
Act 1971
National Tobacco Board (Incorporation) Act 1973
Act 111
National Trust Fund Act 1988
Act 339
Native Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction)
Act 471
Act 1991
Notaries Public Act 1959 (Revised 1973)
Act 115
Nurses Act 1950 (Revised 1969)
Act 14
O
Oaths and Affirmations Act 1949
Act 194
(Revised 1977)
Occupational Safety and Health Act 1994
Act 514
Act 461
Offenders Compulsory Attendance Act 1954
(Revised 1991)
Official Secrets Act 1972
Act 88
Act 443
Offshore Banking Act 1990
Act 441
Offshore Companies Act 1990
Act 444
Offshore Insurance Act 1990
Act 469
Optical Act 1991
Act 606
Optical Discs Act 2000
P
Padi Cultivators (Control of Rent and Security
Act 528
of Tenure) Act 1967 (Revised 1994)
Palm Oil Registration and Licensing Authority
Act 179 (Repealed
by Act 582)
(Incorporation) Act 1976
Act 218 (Repealed
Palm Oil Research and Development
by Act 582)
Act 1979
Act 616
Panglima Gagah Berani (Remembrance
Allowance) Act 2001
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Parliamentary Service Act 1963
Act 394 (Repealed
by Act A837)
Act 135
Partnership Act 1961 (Revised 1974)
Passports Act 1966 (Revised 1974)
Act 150
Patents Act 1983
Act 291
Pawnbrokers Act 1972
Act 81
Payment Systems Act 2003
Act 627
Pembangunan Sumber Manusia Berhad
Act 612
Act 2001
Penal Code (Revised 1997)
Act 574
Penang Port Commission Act 1955
Act 140
(Revised 1974)
Pengurusan Danaharta Nasional Berhad
Act 587
Act 1998
Pensions Act 1980
Act 227
Act 238
Pensions Adjustment Act 1980
Act 228
Pensions Re-computation Act 1980
Act 454
Pensions Trust Fund Act 1991
Act 244
Perbadanan Kemajuan Filem Nasional
Malaysia Act 1981
Perbadanan Kemajuan Kraftangan Malaysia
Act 222
Act 1979
Perbadanan Labuan Act 2001
Act 609
Perbadanan Pembangunan Bandar Act 1971
Act 46 (Repealed
by Act 547)
Act 547
Perbadanan Pembangunan Bandar (Dissolution)
Act 1996
Perbadanan Pembangunan Bandar (Successor
Act 548
Company) Act 1996
Perbadanan Pembekalan Letrik Sarawak
Act 279
Act 1983 (Not yet in force)
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Perbadanan Putrajaya Act 1995
Act 536
Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional
Act 566
Act 1997
Pesticides Act 1974
Act 149
Petroleum Development Act 1974
Act 144
Act 128
Petroleum and Electricity (Control of Supplies)
Act 1974
Petroleum (Income Tax) Act 1967
Act 543
(Revised 1995)
Petroleum Mining Act 1966 (Revised 1972)
Act 95
Act 302
Petroleum (Safety Measures) Act 1984
Act 427
Pineapple Industry Act 1957 (Revised 1990)
Planters' Loans Fund (Dissolution) Act 1981
Act 251
Plant Quarantine Act 1976
Act 167
Poisons Act 1952 (Revised 1989)
Act 366
Police Act 1967 (Revised 1988)
Act 344
Politeknik Ungku Omar Act 1974
Act 145
Pool Betting Act 1967 (Revised 1989)
Act 384
Population and Family Development Act 1966
Act 352
(Revised 1988)
Port Authorities Act 1963 (Revised 1992)
Act 488
Port Workers (Regulation of Employment)
Act 419 (Repealed
by Act 607)
Act 1965
Act 607
Port Workers (Regulation of Employment)
(Dissolution) Act 2000
Ports (Privatization) Act 1990
Act 422
Postal Services Act 1991
Act 465
Act 466
Postal Services (Successor Company)
Act 1991
Post Office Act 1947
Act 211 (Repealed
by Act 465)
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Post Office Savings Bank Act 1948
Act 113 (Repealed
by Act 146)
Act 424
Powers of Attorney Act 1949 (Revised 1990)
Presumption of Survivorship Act 1950
Act 205
(Revised 1978)
Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases
Act 342
Act 1988
Prevention of Corruption Act 1961
Act 57 (Repealed
by Act 575)
Act 297
Prevention of Crime Act 1959
(Revised 1983)
Price Control Act 1946 (Revised 1973)
Act 121
Act 326
Printing of Qur'anic Texts Act 1986
Act 58 (Repealed
Printing Presses Act 1948
by Act 301)
Act 301
Printing Presses and Publications Act 1984
Act 537
Prison Act 1995
Act 27
Private Agencies Act 1971
Act 246
Private Employment Agencies Act 1981
Act 586
Private Healthcare Facilities and Services Act 1998
Private Higher Educational Institutions Act 1996
Act 555
Private Hospitals Act 1971 ( Repealed by Act 586 )
Act 43
Probate and Administration Act 1959
Act 97
(Revised 1972)
Promotion of Investments Act 1986
Act 327
Protected Areas and Protected Places Act 1959
Act 298
(Revised 1983)
Protection of New Plant Varieties Act 2004
Act 634
(Not yet in force)
Protection of Wild Life Act 1972
Act 76
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Public Authorities (Control of Borrowing Powers)
Act 383
Act 1961 (Revised 1989)
Public Authorities Protection Act 1948
Act 198
(Revised 1978)
Public Order (Preservation) Act 1958
Act 296
(Revised 1983)
Public Service Tribunal Act 1977
Act 186 (Repealed
by Act 604)
Act 604
Public Service Tribunal (Dissolution) Act 2000
Act 532
Public Trust Corporation Act 1995
Act 247 (Repealed
Public Trustee Act 1950
by Act 532)
Q
Act 487
Quantity Surveyors Act 1967 (Revised 1992)
R
Racing Club (Public Sweepstakes) Act 1965
Act 404
(Revised 1989)
Racing (Totalizator Board) Act 1961
Act 494
(Revised 1992)
Railways Act 1991
Act 463
Railways (Successor Company) Act 1991
Act 464
Act 284
Raja-Raja and the Yang di-Pertua-Yang di-Pertua
Negeri Higher Studies Scholarship Fund Act 1983
Real Property Gains Tax Act 1976
Act 169
Reciprocal Enforcement of Judgments
Act 99
Act 1958 (Revised 1972)
Registration of Adoptions Act 1952
Act 253
(Revised 1981)
Registration of Births and Deaths (Special
Act 152
Provisions) Act 1975
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Registration of Businesses Act 1956
Act 197
(Revised 1978)
Registration of Criminals and Undesirable
Act 7
Persons Act 1969
Registration of Engineers Act 1967
Act 138
(Revised 1974)
Registration of Guests Act 1965
Act 381
(Revised 1989)
Registration of Pharmacists Act 1951
Act 371
(Revised 1989)
Registration of United Kingdom Patents Act 1951
Act 215 (Repealed
by Act 291)
Act 377
Restricted Residence Act 1933
(Revised 1989)
Revenue Growth Grants Act 1977
Act 181
Revision of Laws Act 1968
Act 1
Revocation of Exemption from Payment of
Act 478
Stamp Duties Act 1992
Road Transport Act 1987
Act 333
Roman Catholic Bishops (Change of Name
Act 131 (Superseded
by Act 492)
and Incorporation) Act 1974
Act 492
Roman Catholic Bishops (Incorporation)
Act 1957 (Revised 1992)
Rubber Export Registration Act 1966
Act 475 (Repealed
by Act 551)
Act 85
Rubber Industry Smallholders Development
Authority Act 1972
Rubber Price Stabilization Act 1975
Act 161
Act 407 (Repealed
Rubber Research Institute of Malaysia
by Act 551)
Act 1966
Act 526 (Repealed
Rubber Shipping and Packing Control
by Act 551)
Act 1949
Act 321
Rubber Statutory Bodies Act 1985
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Sale of Drugs Act 1952 (Revised 1989)
Act 368
Act 368
Sale of Drugs Act 1952 (Revised 1989)
Sale of Goods Act 1957 (Revised 1989)
Act 382
Sales Tax Act 1972
Act 64
Scouts Association of Malaysia Act 1974
Act 143
Scouts Association of Malaysia (Incorporation)
Act 409
Act 1968 (Revised 1989)
Second-Hand Dealers Act 1946
Act 189
(Revised 1977)
Securities Commission Act 1993
Act 498
Act 112 (Repealed
Securities Industry Act 1973
by Act 280)
Act 280
Securities Industry Act 1983
Act 453
Securities Industry (Central Depositories)
Act 1991
Sedition Act 1948 (Revised 1969)
Act 15
Seri Pahlawan Gagah Perkasa (Remembrance
Act 439
Allowance) Act 1990
Service Commissions Act 1957
Act 393
(Revised 1989)
Service Lands Act 1963 (Revised 1989)
Act 413
Service Tax Act 1975
Act 151
Act 508
Sewerage Services Act 1993
Share (Land Based Company) Transfer Tax
Act 310 (Repealed
by Act 364
Act 1984
Skills Development Fund Act 2004
Act 640
Small and Medium Industries Development
Act 539
Corporation Act 1995
Small Estates (Distribution) Act 1955
Act 98
(Revised 1972)
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Social and Welfare Services Lotteries Board
Act 252 (Repealed
Act 19501962
by Act 470)
Social and Welfare Services Lotteries Board
Act 470
(Dissolution) Act 1991
Societies Act 1966 (Revised 1987)
Act 335
South Indian Labour Fund Act 1958
Act 496 (Repealed
by Act 596)
Act 596
South Indian Labour Fund (Dissolution)
Act 1999
Special Pensions (Raja Permaisuri Agong)
Act 223 (Repealed
by Act 270)
Act 1979
Specific Relief Act 1950 (Revised 1974)
Act 137
Act 576
Sports Development Act 1997
Act 74
St. John Ambulance of Malaysia (Incorporation)
Act 1972
Stamp Act 1949 (Consolidated and
Act 378
Revised 1989)
Standards and Industrial Research Institute of
Act 157 (Repealed
by Act 549)
Malaysia (Incorporation) Act 1975
Act 549
Standards of Malaysia Act 1996
Act 245
State Grants (Maintenance of Local Authorities)
Act 1981
State Water Supply Fund (Financial and
Act 230
Accounting Procedure) Act 1980
Statistics Act 1965 (Revised 1989)
Act 415
Act 239
Statutory and Local Authorities Pensions
Act 1980
Statutory and Local Authorities Superannuation
Act 185
Fund Act 1977
Statutory Bodies (Accounts and Annual Reports)
Act 240
Act 1980
Statutory Bodies (Discipline and Surcharge)
Act 605
Act 2000
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Statutory Bodies (Power to Borrow)
Act 598
Act 1999
Statutory Declarations Act 1960
Act 13
(Revised 1969)
Strata Titles Act 1985
Act 318
Street, Drainage and Building Act 1974
Act 133
Act 509
Subang Golf Course Corporation Act 1968
(Revised 1993)
Subordinate Courts Act 1948 (Revised 1972)
Act 92
Act 55
Subordinate Courts Rules Act 1955
(Revised 1971)
Summonses and Warrants (Special Provisions)
Act 25
Act 1971
Superior of the Institute of the Congregation
Act 86
of the Brothers of Mercy (Incorporation)
Act 1972
Supplementary Income Tax Act 1967
Act 54 (Repealed
by Act 497)
Act 654
Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara Act 2006
(Not yet in force)
Act 585
Syariah Court Civil Procedure (Federal Territories)
Act 1998
Act 355
Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) Act 1965
(Revised 1988)
Act 561
Syariah Court Evidence (Federal Territories)
Act 1997
Act 559
Syariah Criminal Offences (Federal Territories)
Act 1997
Act 560
Syariah Criminal Procedure (Federal Territories)
Act 1997
Act 36
Synod of the Diocese of West Malaysia
(Incorporation) Act 1971
T
Act 101
Tabung Angkatan Tentera Act 1973
Act 535
Tabung Haji Act 1995
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Takaful Act 1984
Act 312
Teachers' Superannuation Fund (Sabah)
Act 584
(Dissolution) Act 1998
Telecommunications Act 1950
Act 20 (Repealed
by Act 588)
Act 322
Telecommunication Services (Successor Company)
Act 1985
Telemedicine Act 1997 (Not yet in force)
Act 564
Act 182 (Repealed
Theatres and Places of Public Amusement
(Federal Territory) Act 1977
by Act 493)
Act 374
Timbalan Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Remuneration)
Act 1958 (Revised 1989)
Tin Control Act 1954 (Revised 1988)
Act 362
Act 455
Tin Industry (Research and Development) Fund
Act 1953 (Revised 1991)
Titles of Office Act 1949 (Revised 1989)
Act 399
Act 416
Tolls (Roads and Bridges) Act 1965
(Revised 1989)
Tourism Industry Act 1992
Act 482
Act 594
Tourism Vehicles Licensing Act 1999
Act 72 (Repealed
Tourist Development Corporation of Malaysia
by Act 481)
Act 1972
Act 172
Town and Country Planning Act 1976
Act 538
Town Planners Act 1995
Act 87
Trade Descriptions Act 1972
Act 175
Trade Marks Act 1976
Act 262
Trade Unions Act 1959 (Revised 1981)
Act 542
Treasure Trove Act 1957 (Revised 1995)
Act 188
Treasury Bills (Local) Act 1946
(Revised 1977)
Treasury Deposit Receipts Act 1952
Act 236
(Revised 1980)
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Trust Companies Act 1949 (Revised 1973)
Act 100
Trustee Act 1949 (Revised 1978)
Act 208
Trustees (Incorporation) Act 1952
Act 258
(Revised 1981)
Trusts (State Legislatures Competency)
Act 196
Act 1949 (Revised 1977)
Tun Razak Foundation Act 1976
Act 178
Tunku Abdul Rahman Foundation Fund
Act 389
Act 1966 (Revised 1989)
Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj Pension
Act 22
Act 1971
U
Unclaimed Moneys Act 1965 (Revised 1989)
Act 370
Act 214 (Repealed
United Kingdom Designs (Protection) Act 1949
by Act 552)
Act 173
Universiti Teknologi MARA Act 1976
Act 30
Universities and University Colleges Act 1971
V
Act 242
Valuers, Appraisers and Estate Agents Act 1981
Act 147
Veterinary Surgeons Act 1974
Act 432
Visiting Forces Act 1960 (Revised 1990)
W
Wages Councils Act 1947 (Revised 1977)
Act 195
Act 418
Waters Act 1920 (Revised 1989)
Act 655
Water Services Industry Act 2006 (Not yet in force)
Act 581
Water Supply (Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur)
Act 1998
Weekly Holidays Act 1950 (Revised 1979)
Act 220
Weights and Measures Act 1972
Act 71
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Wills Act 1959 (Revised 1988)
Act 346
Windfall Profit Levy Act 1998
Act 592
Act 106 (Repealed
Women and Girls Protection Act 1973
by Act 611)
Act 314
Wood-based Industries (State Legislatures
Competency) Act 1984
Workers' Minimum Standards of Housing and
Act 446
Amenities Act 1990
Workmen's Compensation Act 1952
Act 273
(Revised 1982)
Y
Yang di-Pertuan Agong (Exercise of Functions)
Act 373
Act 1957 (Revised 1989)