ENACTMENT NO. 4 OF 1997
SYARIAH CRIMINAL OFFENCES ENACTMENT 1997

PART IV - MISCELLANEOUS OFFENCES



Section 33. Collection of zakat or fitrah without authority.

Any person who collects zakat or fitrah or causes to be collected zakat or fitrah without having been appointed as amil or otherwise authorized by the Majlis shall be guilty of an ofence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding three thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding two years or to both, and the Court shall order such collection to be confiscated and paid into the Fund established under section 39 of the Administration Enactment.




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