ENACTMENT NO. 7 OF 2001
SYARIAH CRIMINAL OFFENCES (TAKZIR) (TERENGGANU) ENACTMENT 2001

PART IV - OFFENCES RELATING DECENCY



Section 27. Prostituting wife or child.

(1) Any husband who prostitutes his wife or allows her to become a prostitute, shall be guilty of an offence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding five thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or to whipping not exceeding six strokes or to any combination thereof.

(2) Any parent or guardian who prostitutes his child or a child under his guardian or allows his child or a child under his care to prostitute shall be guilty of an offence and shall on conviction be liable to a fine not exceeding five thousand ringgit or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding three years or to whipping not exceeding six strokes or to any combination thereof.





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