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Name: Emergency (Essential Powers) Ordinance, 1969 (No. 1).
Country: Malaysia
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1969
Entry into force:
ISN: MYS-1969-R-48068
Bibliography: Ordinance No. 1 of 1969 Ordinance No. 1 of 1969 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 any regulation for the maintenance of public order and security, including regulations providing for the punishment of persons, the creation of offences and penalties (including death penalty), control of aliens, and the deprivation of citizenship.
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