Legislation Update

 

Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants (Amendment) Act 2015
The Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 18 November 2015. It is an Act to amend the 
Anti-Trafficking in Persons and Anti-Smuggling of Migrants Act 2007.

Chemists (Amendment) Act 2015
The Chemists (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 1 November 2015. It is an Act to amend the Chemists Act 1975.

Retirement Fund (Amendment) Act 2015
The Retirement Fund (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 21 October 2015. It is an Act to amend the Retirement Fund Act 2007.

Veterans Act 2012 The Veterans Act 2012 came into operation on 15 October 2015. It is an Act to establish the National Veterans Council, to provide for the registration of veterans and veterans associations, and to provide for matters connected therewith.

Securities Commission (Amendment) Act 2015
The Securities Commission (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 15 September 2015. It is an Act to amend the Securities Commission Act 1993. 

Capital Markets and Services (Amendment) Act 2015
The Capital Markets and Services (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 15 September 2015. It is an Act to amend the Capital Markets and Services Act 2007. 

Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015
The Prevention of Terrorism Act 2015 came into operation on 1 September 2015. It is an Act to provide for the prevention of the commission or support of terrorist acts involving listed terrorist organisations in a foreign country or any part of a foreign country and for the control of persons engaged in such acts and for related matters. 

Prevention of Crime (Amendment) Act 2015
The Prevention of Crime (Amendment) Act 2015 came into operation on 1 September 2015. It is an Act to amend the Prevention of Crime Act 1959.   

Prison (Amendment)(No.2) Act 2015
The Prison (Amendment)(No.2) Act 2015 came into operation on 1 September 2015. It is an Act to amend the Prison Act 1995. 

Technologists and Technicians Act 2015
The Technologists and Technicians Act 2015 came into operation on 1 August 2015. It is an Act to provide for the establishment of the Malaysia Board of Technologists and for the registration and recognition of Professional Technologists and Certified Technicians in providing technology services and technical services and for related matters.