Enactment No. 3 Of 1996
SYARIAH CRIMINAL OFFENCES (STATE OF PENANG) ENACTMENT 1996
PART III - OFFENCES RELATING TO THE SANCTITY OF RELIGION AND ITS INSTITUTION
Section 15. Disrespect of Ramadhan.
Any person who during the hours of fasting in the month of Ramadhan-
(a) sells to any Muslim any food, drink, cigarette or other form of tobacco for immediate consumption during such hours; or
(b) openly or in a public place is found to be eating, drinking or smoking;
shall be guilty of an offence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding one thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both, and for a second or subsequent offence to a fine not exceeding two thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding one year or to both.
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