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) 200/2020 PRINTING PRESSES AND PUBLICATIONS (CONTROL OF UNDESIRABLE PUBLICATIONS) ORDER 2020 1 July 2020 2 July 2020 ACT 301
PU(A) 199/2020 CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES (ASSUMPTION OF CONTROL OF KOPERASI PENEROKA FELDA KEMAHANG (1) BERHAD) (REAPPOINTMENT) ORDER 2020 1 July 2020 2 July 2020 ACT 502
PU(A) 198/2020 INSOLVENCY (AMENDMENT) RULES 2020 1 July 2020 1 July 2020 PU(A) 305/2017
PU(A) 197/2020 ROAD TRANSPORT (PROHIBITION OF USE OF ROAD) (FEDERAL ROADS) (NO. 5) ORDER 2020 1 July 2020 2 July 2020 ACT 333
PU(A) 196/2020 SALES TAX (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 2020 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 PU(A) 203/2018

PU(B)

Number Title Date of Publication Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
PU(B) 300/2020 APPOINTMENT OF DATE OF COMING INTO OPERATION 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 ACT 823
PU(B) 299/2020 NOTIFICATION OF ADOPTION OF THE DRAFT PROPOSAL FOR ALTERATION OF LOCAL PLAN FOR THE FEDERAL TERRITORY OF KUALA LUMPUR 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 ACT 267
PU(B) 298/2020 NOTICE OF PROPOSED REVOCATION OF RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 5592 MUKIM KUALA LUMPUR 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 297/2020 FREE ZONES (AMENDMENT OF SECOND SCHEDULE) NOTIFICATION 2020 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 ACT 438
PU(B) 296/2020 FREE ZONES (AMENDMENT OF FIRST SCHEDULE) NOTIFICATION 2020 30 June 2020 1 July 2020 ACT 438