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An introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia

An introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia

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Published by Di-chetak di-Jabatan Chetak Kerajaan in Kuala Lumpur .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsLAW
The Physical Object
FormatTrade Book
Paginationxxv, 332 p.
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25943845M
LC Control Number72940128

Seventh Edition of this book has undergone thorough revision. It incorporates the 99th Amendment to the Constitution as also the National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, These Acts have paved the way to a new method of appointment of judges of the Supreme Court and the High Courts. These Acts are likely to come into force soon.


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This work by one of Malaysia's well-known constitutional experts, Dr Abdul Aziz Bari, offers a general overview of the constitutional principles and problems in the country, and provides insights in order to have a critical outlook of the constitution.

The book's main objective is to present readers both in the legal profession as well as the 'laymen' with the general overview of the constitution Cited by: An Introduction To The Constitution Of Malaysia by Tan Sri Mohamed Suffian Bin Hashim and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at An Introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia: Author: Mohamed Suffian (Tan Sri) Publisher: Di-chetak di-Jabatan Chetak Kerajaan, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

book about which it is written is addressed to the layman and citizen to help him to understand the Malaysian Constitution, whose text is, as the eminent author aptly puts it, "fearfully long and elaborate" and in "legalese".

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mohamed Suffian, Tan Sri, Introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia. Kuala Lu̇mpur: Govt.

Printer, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mohamed Suffian, Tan Sri, Introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia. Kuala, Lumpur, Di-chetak di-Jabatan Chetak Kerajaan, His books include An Introduction to the Malaysian Legal System () and Powers and Jurisdictions of Syariah Courts in Malaysia ().

He is also one of the authors of Administration of Islamic Law in Malaysia: Text and Materia () and a contributor to Halsbury's Laws of Malaysia ().more/5(8). The first edition of this classic work An introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia book the late Tun Suffian was published 35 years ago, whilst its second edition followed soon in By then, the author was already holding the highest judicial post in the country, the office of Lord President.

This multimedia platform combines a book and video series that will change the way you study constitutional law. An Introduction to Constitutional Law teaches the narrative of constitutional law as it has developed over the past two centuries.

All students even those unfamiliar with American history will learn the essential background information to grasp how /5(). Description: Malaysia's constitution was set at the independence of the Federation of Malaya in along the lines of the Westminster model, embracing federalism and constitutional monarchy.

Constitution of Malaysia PART I - THE STATES, RELIGION AND LAW OF THE FEDERATION Article number: 1 1. (1) The Federation shall be known, in Malay and in English, by the name Malaysia. (2) The States of the Federation shall be Johore, Kedah, Kelantan, Malacca, Negeri Sembilan, Pahang, Penang, Perak, Perlis, Sabah, Sarawak, Selangor and Size: KB.

CONTENTS Page arrangeMent of artiCles 5–17 Constitution 19– list of aMendMents – list of artiCles aMended –   MALAYSIAN CONSTITUTION ISLAM AND ISLAMIC LAW 61 8 ISLAM AND ISLAMIC LAW ISLAM DAN UNDANG-UNDANG SYARIAH THIS IS A FREE EDUCATIONAL GUIDE TO THE MALAYSIAN CONSTITUTION.

IT IS NOT LEGAL ADVICE. DISCLAIMER APPLIES. MALAYSIAN CONSTITUTION ISLAM AND ISLAMIC LAW 62 Religion of the. Malaysia's constitution was set at the independence of the Federation of Malaya in along the lines of the Westminster model, embracing federalism and constitutional monarchy.

That it has endured is explained in terms of the social contract agreed between the leaders of the three main ethnic groups (Malay, Chinese, Indian) before independence/5(6).

This is an unofficial consolidation. The original Constitution was first introduced as the Constitution of the Federation of Malaya on Merdeka Day (31 August ) and subsequently introduced as the Constitution of Malaysia on Malaysia Day (16 September ).

Last amendment included here is the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Act which entered. FEDERAL CONSTITUTION As at 1 November [PART I THE STATES, RELIGION AND LAW OF THE FEDERATION [Article 1: Name, States and territories of the Federation [] The present Article without Clause (4) was inserted by Act 26/, section 4, in force from (i.e.

when Malaysia was established). The Constitution of the Federation of Malaya is the foundation of the Federal Constitution of Malaysia today. It is drafted by Reid Commission that headed by Lord William Reid in order to formulate a constitution for the preparation of a fully self-governing and independent Federation of.

Shop for Books on Google Play. Browse the world's largest eBookstore and start reading today on the web, tablet, phone, or ereader. Go to Google Play Now» Document of Destiny: The Constitution of the Federation of Malaysia. Shad Saleem Faruqui. Star Publications (Malaysia), - Constitutional law - pages.

1 Review. What people are. MALAYSIAN LEGAL SYSTEM / 0 | P a g e Introduction The Constitution is not a mere collection of pious platitudes.

It is the supreme law of the land embodying 3 basic concepts: One of them is that the individual has certain fundamental rights upon which not even the power of the state may encroach. In the Malaysian context, a quick read of Mohamed Suffian’s book, “An Introduction to the Constitution of Malaysia ()” is helpful.

He views provisions as affirmative action for a major Author: Denison Jayasooria. Malaysia borders Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Brunei and the Philippines.

The country is located near the equator and experiences a tropical climate. Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy, nominally headed by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King).

Kings are elected for 5-year terms from among the nine sultans of the peninsular Malaysian states. Article of the Constitution of Malaysia defines various terms used in the has an important impact on Islam in Malaysia and the Malay people due to its definition of a Malay person under clause 2. [citation needed] It took effect after 31 August ("Merdeka Day" or "Independence Day") in West Malaysia, and took effect in Singapore and East Malaysia when.

History of the Malaysian Constitution. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The foundation of the Constitution of Malaysia was laid on 10 September It began with the first meeting of the Council of State in Perak, where the British first started to.

The Constitution: An Introduction. From war powers to health care, freedom of speech to gun ownership, religious liberty to abortion, practically every aspect of American life is shaped by the Constitution. This vital document, along with its history of political and judicial interpretation, governs our individual lives and the life of our nation/5.

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The English Constitution. The book became a standard work which was translated into several languages. Bagehot began his book by saying, do not be fooled by constitutional theories and formal institutional continuities– concentrate instead on the real centers of power and the practical working of the political system.

Chief Justice of Malaysia, Tan Sri Richard Malanjum, speaks during the ‘Our Constitution’ book launch in Kuala Lumpur Ma — Picture by Miera Zulyana. Malanjum later confirmed to Malay Mail that Shad Saleem was his lecturer throughout his three years of study at UiTM for his law degree.

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Article of the Constitution of Malaysia grants the Yang di-Pertuan Agong (King of Malaysia) responsibility for "safeguard[ing] the special position of the 'Malays' and natives of any of the States of Sabah and Sarawak and the legitimate interests of other communities" and goes on to specify ways to do this, such as establishing quotas for entry into the civil service, public.

Federal Constitution FEDERAL CONSTITUTION ARRAnGeMent oF ARtiCLeS Pa r t i the StAteS, ReLiGion AnD LAw oF the FeDeRAtion Article 1. name, States and territories of the Federation 2. Admission of new territories into the Federation 3. Religion of the Federation 4.

Supreme law of the Federation Pa r t ii FunDAMentAL LibeRtieS 5. Liberty of the File Size: 2MB. Dr Sharifah Suhanah Syed Ahmad retired as an Associate Professor of the Faculty of Law, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in October She continues to teach part-time at the University.

Introduction: Early Legal Systems. The Malacca Sultanate () Case Law as a Principal Source of Law. The Federal Constitution. The Federal Constitution of Malaysia was altered following the introduction of an amendment to article (1A) of the Constitution following the Constitutional Amen dment Act Article (1A) now The Malaysian Legal System: A Tale of Two Courts Yvonne Tew Author: Yvonne Tew.

Malaysia's constitution was set at the independence of the Federation of Malaya in along the lines of the Westminster model, embracing federalism and constitutional monarchy.

That it has endured is explained in terms of the social contract agreed between the leaders of the three main ethnic groups (Malay, Chinese, Indian) before independence.

This book is (as its title imports) an introduction to the study of the law of the constitution; it does not pretend to be even a summary, much less a complete account of constitutional law. It deals only with two or three guiding principles which pervade the modern constitution. An Introduction to Constitutional Law: Supreme Court Cases Everyone Should Know and is Director of the Georgetown Center for the Constitution.

This book and. History. The Constitution was written in Yes, it is over years old. We actually have old copies of what was created. The master copies are stored at the National Archives in Washington D.C. We also have pictures of the Constitution on this site. From May to September a group of men known as the Framers met.

The Federal Constitution of Malaysia provides for the protection of basic human rights standards, which includes children. These include liberty of the person (Article 5) and prohibition of slavery and forced labour (Article 6). At the national level, legislative measures that exist to prevent human rights violationsFile Size: KB.

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