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Name: Emergency (Essential Powers) Act, 1964 (No. 30 of 1964).
Country: Malaysia
Subject(s): General provisions
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1964-09-17
Entry into force:
ISN: MYS-1964-L-48014
Bibliography: Act No. 30 of 1964 Act No. 30 of 1964 Emergency Law Database, Human Rights Center - Queen's University of Belfast - Faculty of Law
Abstract/Citation: Allows the Supreme Head (Yang di-Pertuan Agong) to make provisions for the arrest of persons whose detention appears to be in the interest of public safety, to enter and search any premises, and to take possession of property on behalf of the Government.

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