ENACTMENT NO. 09 OF 2002
SYARIAH CRIMINAL PROCEDURE (STATE OF MALACCA) ENACTMENT 2002
PART IV - INFORMATION TO THE RELIGIOUS ENFORCEMENT OFFICER AND THEIR POWER TO INV
Section 65. Diary of proceedings in investigation.
(1) Every Religious Enforcement Officer making an investigation under this Chapter shall, day by day, enter his proceedings in the investigation diary setting forth—
(a) the time at which the order, if any, for investigation reached him;
(b) the time at which he began and closed the investigation;
(c) the place or places visited by him;
(d) the person or persons questioned by him; and
(e) a statement of the circumstances ascertained through his investigation.
(2) Notwithstanding anything contained in the law relating to evidence, an accused person shall not be entitled, either before or in the course of any inquiry or trial, to call for or inspect any such diary:
Provided that if the Religious Enforcement Officer who has made the investigation refers to the diary, such entries only as such officer has referred to shall be shown to the accused, and the Court shall at the request of such officer cause any other entries to be concealed from view or obliterated.
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