MAJLIS ISLAM SARAWAK ORDINANCE 2001
PART V - ESTABLISHMENT OF LEMBAGA BAITULMAL DAN WAKAF, BAITULMAL, WAKAF AND NAZR
Establishment, etc., of the Baitulmal and Contributions thereto
Section 47. Application of Baitulmal to estate and immovable property of deceased.
(1) The Baitulmal shall apply to-
(a) the estate of a deceased Muslim who died domiciled in the State before or after the appointed date;
(2) The estate or property of a deceased Muslim under subsection (1) shall vest in, and become payable to, the Majlis and form part of the Baitulmal.
(b) all immovable property in the State which becomes the estate of a deceased Muslim who died in the State or outside the State whether or not domiciled in the State before or after the appointed date; and
(c) the property of a deceased Muslim who dies after the appointed date in such circumstances that, under the Islamic Law, his property would vest in, or become payable to, the Baitulmal.
(3) For the purpose of the Baitulmal under subsection (2), all property, other than immovable property, situated in the State shall, without any conveyance, assignment or transfer whatsoever, and in the case of immovable property upon registration under the Land Code [Cap. 81 (1972 Reprint], vest in the Majlis.
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