LATEST MALAYSIAN ACTS

Principal Acts

Number Title Date Coming Into Force
ACT 827 CURRENCY ACT 2020 Not Yet In Force
ACT 826 FOOD DONORS PROTECTION ACT 2020 31 March 2020 [PU(B) 166/2020]
ACT 825 ANTI-FAKE NEWS (REPEAL) ACT 2020 31 January 2020
ACT 824 MALAYSIAN HEALTH PROMOTION BOARD (DISSOLUTION) ACT 2019 1 April 2020 [PU(B) 119/2020]
ACT 823 FINANCE ACT 2019 Income Tax Act 1967 [Act 53] see s 3, Real Property Gains Tax Act 1976 [Act 169] see s 22, Stamp Act 1949 [Act 378] see s 27, Petroleum (Income Tax) Act 1967 [Act 543] see s 29, Sales Tax Act 2018 [Act 806] see s 35, Finance Act 2010 [Act 702] see s 37 and the Finance Act 2018 [Act 812] see s 39

Amending Acts

Number Title Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
ACT A1617 FRANCHISE (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020 Not Yet In Force ACT 590
ACT A1616 CENTRAL BANK OF MALAYSIA (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020 Not Yet In Force ACT 701
ACT A1615 INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020 Not Yet In Force ACT 177
ACT A1614 LABUAN BUSINESS ACTIVITY TAX (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020 10 February 2020 - para 2(a) and s 13 and 15; Year of assessment 2020 and subsequent years of assessment - para 2(b) and s 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 14; 1 January 2019 - s 8 ACT 445
ACT A1613 CARRIAGE OF GOODS BY SEA (AMENDMENT) ACT 2020 Not Yet In Foce ACT 527

PU(A)

Number Title Date of Publication Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
PU(A) 255/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (COMPOUNDING OF OFFENCES) (AMENDMENT) (NO. 10) REGULATIONS 2020 1 September 2020 1 September 2020 PU(A) 327/1993
PU(A) 254/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (MEASURES WITHIN INFECTED LOCAL AREAS) (NO. 8) REGULATIONS 2020 1 September 2020 1 September 2020 to 31 December 2020 ACT 342
PU(A) 253/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (DECLARATION OF INFECTED LOCAL AREAS) (EXTENSION OF OPERATION) (NO. 6) ORDER 2020 1 September 2020 2 September 2020 ACT 342
PU(A) 252/2020 TRADEMARKS (COMPOUNDING OF OFFENCES) REGULATIONS 2020 28 August 2020 29 August 2020 ACT 815
PU(A) 251/2020 MOTOR VEHICLES (EXEMPTION) (REVOCATION) RULES 2020 28 August 2020 1 September 2020 ACT 333

PU(B)

Number Title Date of Publication Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
PU(B) 402/2020 DETERMINATION OF ELECTORAL ROLL FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION OF THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF SABAH 17 August 2020 18 August 2020 PU(A) 293/2002
PU(B) 401/2020 RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 81509 MUKIM BATU 17 August 2020 18 August 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 400/2020 RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 81483 MUKIM BATU 17 August 2020 18 August 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 399/2020 RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 80793 MUKIM BATU 17 August 2020 18 August 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 398/2020 RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 643 TOWN PUTRAJAYA 17 August 2020 18 August 2020 ACT 56/1965