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Name: Emergency (Public Order and Prevention of Crime) Ordinance, 1969 (No. 5).
Country: Malaysia
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1969-06-12
Entry into force:
ISN: MYS-1969-R-48070
Bibliography: Ordinance No. 5 of 1969 Ordinance No. 5 of 1969 Emergency Law Database, Human Rights Center - Queen's University of Belfast - Faculty of Law
Abstract/Citation: Allows persons to be detained for up to 60 days without an order of detention, and to be held up to 2 years upon the order of the compentent Minister. Sets forth procedures for representations in relation with this Ordinance.

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