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 Not Yet In Force
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) 115/2020 EMPLOYEES’ SOCIAL SECURITY (EMPLOYEES’ SOCIAL SECURITY (GENERAL) REGULATIONS 1971) (TEMPORARY MODIFICATION) REGULATIONS 2020 6 April 2020 April 2020 until September 2020 ACT 4
PU(A) 114/2020 EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE SYSTEM (EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE SYSTEM (REGISTRATION AND CONTRIBUTION) REGULATIONS 2017) (TEMPORARY MODIFICATION) REGULATIONS 2020 6 April 2020 April 2020 until September 2020 ACT 800
PU(A) 113/2020 LOCAL SPEED LIMIT (FEDERAL ROADS) (WEST MALAYSIA) (AMENDMENT) ORDER 2020 3 April 2020 8 April 2020 PU(A) 462/1991
PU(A) 112/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (MEASURES WITHIN INFECTED LOCAL AREAS) (NO. 2) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 2020 2 April 2020 3 April 2020 PU(A) 109/2020
PU(A) 111/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (COMPOUNDING OF OFFENCES) (AMENDMENT) (NO. 2) REGULATIONS 2020 1 April 2020 1 April 2020 PU(A) 327/1993

PU(B)

Number Title Date of Publication Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
PU(B) 193/2020 DECLARATION OF QUARANTINE STATIONS (NO. 8) 2020 8 April 2020 9 April 2020 ACT 342
PU(B) 192/2020 APPOINTMENT AND REVOCATION OF APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTOR GENERAL FOR CONTROL OF PADI AND RICE 6 April 2020 6 April 2020 ACT 522
PU(B) 191/2020 DECLARATION OF QUARANTINE STATIONS (NO. 7) 2020 4 April 2020 5 April 2020 ACT 342
PU(B) 190/2020 DECLARATION OF QUARANTINE STATIONS (NO. 6) 2020 4 April 2020 5 April 2020 ACT 342
PU(B) 189/2020 DECLARATION OF QUARANTINE STATIONS (NO. 5) 2020 31 March 2020 1 April 2020 ACT 342