MAJLIS ISLAM SARAWAK ORDINANCE 2001
PART IV - APPOINTMENT OF MUFTI AND THE ESTABLISMENT OF LEMBAGA FATWA
Section 42. Adoption of advice and recommendation of National Fatwa Committee.
(1) The Majlis may adopt any advice and recommendation of the National Fatwa Committee which affects any religious act or observance which has been agreed upon by the Conference of Rulers as a religious act or observance which extends to the Federation as a whole pursuant to Article 38(2)(b) of the Federal Constitution.
(2) The device and recommendation adopted by virtue of subsection (1) shall be deemed to be a fatwa and section 37 shall apply thereto.
(3) A fatwa published in the Gazette shall be accompanied by a statement that the fatwa is made under this section.
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