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  1. Malaysia - General provisions - Law, Act

    Employment Act 1955 (No. 265). (Akta Kerja 1955) - Act on-line in English Legislation on-line in English

    Adoption: 1955 | MYS-1955-L-48055

    Comprehensive legislation regarding conditions of employment. Covers labour contracts, payment of wages, prohibition of truck, employment of women, maternity protection, domestic workers, employment conditions (rest days, hours of work, sick leave, annual leave), termination, layoff, inspection, complaints and inquiries, and penalties for offences. Applies only to West Malaysia.

  2. Malaysia - General provisions - Law, Act

    Criminal Justice Act 1953 [Act 345]. - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1953 | MYS-1953-L-103084

  3. Malaysia - General provisions - Law, Act

    Labour Ordinance (Sarawak Cap 76). - Unofficial English translation (extracts)

    Adoption: 1952 | MYS-1952-L-82128

    Chapter I - Preliminary
    Chapter II - Officers
    Chapter IIA - Complaints and Inquiries
    Chapter III - Rules [Repealed]
    Chapter IV - Terms And Conditions
    Chapter V - Contracts [Repealed]
    Chapter VI - Apprenticeship Contracts
    Chapter VII - Rules [Repealed]
    Chapter VIII - Recruiting [Repealed]
    Chapter IX - Rules [Repealed]
    Chapter X - Registers, Returns And Notice Board
    Chapter XI - Special Provisions Relating To The Employment Of Children and Young Persons
    Chapter XIA - Employment Of Women
    Chapter XIB - Maternity Protection
    Chapter XII - Repatriation
    Chapter XIII - Domestic Service
    Chapter XIV - General Provisions Relating To Contract Of Service
    Chapter XIVA - Employment Of Non-Resident Employee
    Chapter XV - Rules [Repealed]
    Chapter XVI - General
    Chapter XVIA - Offences And Penalties
    Chapter XVIB - Rules
    Chapter XVII - Savings And Repeal

  4. Malaysia - General provisions - Law, Act

    Labour Ordinance (No. 18 of 1949) (Cap. 67). - English translation

    Adoption: 1949 | MYS-1949-L-78256

    Part I - Labour Department
    Part II - Contracts of Service
    Part IV - Provisions Relating to Employment
    Part V - Procedure, Offences, Penalties, Rules, Savings and Repeals

  5. Malaysia - General provisions - Law, Act

    Penal Code (Act 574). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 1936 | MYS-1936-L-61339

    Penal Code of Malaysia. Chapter I contains preliminary provisions; Chapter II general explanations. Chapter III regulates punishments. Chapter IV sets forth general exceptions. Chapter V deals with abetment, Chapter Va, with criminal conspiracy, Chapter VI with offences against the state, Chapter VII with offences relating to armed forces, Chapter VIII with offences against public tranquility, Chapter IX with offences by, or relating to, public servants, Chapter X with contempt of lawful authority of public servants, Chapter XI with false evidence and offences against public justice, Chapter XII with offences relating to coin and government stamps, Chapter XIII with offences relating to weights and measures, Chapter XIV with offences affecting public health, safety, convenience, decency and morals, Chapter XV with offences relating to religion, Chapter XVI with offences affecting the human body, Chapter XVII with offences against property, Chapter XVIII with offences relating to documents and to currency notes and bank notes, Chapter XIX with criminal breach of contracts of service, Chapter XX with offences relating to marriage, Chapter XXI with defamation, Chapter XXII with criminal intimidation, insult and annoyance, and finally Chapter XXIII with attempts to commit offences.

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