ENACTMENT NO. 12 OF 1985
ADMINISTRATION OF ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW ENACTMENT 1985

PART VII - GUARDIANSHIP
Guardianship of Person and Property



Section 101. Guardian of orphan.

Where the father and the paternal grandfather of a minor have died without appointing a testamentary guardian, any penghulu, police officer not below the rank of Sergeant, any person having the custody of the minor, or any person with the powers of a Protector under the Children and Young Act 1947 [Act 232], may cause the minor to be taken before the Court and the Court may appoint a guardian of the minor’s person and property or either of them.




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