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) 172/2020 INCOME TAX (EXEMPTION) (NO. 8) 2017 (AMENDMENT) ORDER 2020 28 May 2020 Year of assessment 2018 PU(A) 253/2017
PU(A) 171/2020 FOOD (AMENDMENT) (NO. 2) REGULATIONS 2020 28 May 2020 29 May 2020 PU(A) 437/1985
PU(A) 170/2020 PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES (MEASURES WITHIN INFECTED LOCAL AREAS) (NO. 6) (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS 2020 22 May 2020 23 May 2020 except reg 4; 29 May 2020 - reg 4 PU(A) 147/2020
PU(A) 169/2020 CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETIES (KOPERASI POLIS DIRAJA MALAYSIA BERHAD) (EXEMPTION) ORDER 2020 22 May 2020 4 June 2020 ACT 502
PU(A) 168/2020 CONTROL OF SUPPLIES (CONTROLLED ARTICLES) (NO. 4) ORDER 2020 21 May 2020 22 May 2020 to 3 June 2020 ACT 122

PU(B)

Number Title Date of Publication Date coming into force Principal/Amending Act No
PU(B) 250/2020 NOTICE OF PROPOSED REVOCATION OF RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 1508 TOWN KUALA LUMPUR 29 May 2020 30 May 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 249/2020 NOTICE OF PROPOSED REVOCATION OF RESERVATION OF LAND FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE FOR LOT 13707 MUKIM BATU 29 May 2020 30 May 2020 ACT 56/1965
PU(B) 248/2020 APPOINTMENT OF DATE OF COMING INTO OPERATION 29 May 2020 30 May 2020 ACT A1604
PU(B) 247/2020 APPOINTMENT OF DATE OF COMING INTO OPERATION 27 May 2020 28 May 2020 ACT A1567
PU(B) 246/2020 APPOINTMENT OF LOCK-UP TO BE A PLACE OF CONFINEMENT 22 May 2020 23 May 2020 ACT 537