Original Enactment


STATE OF TERENGGANU

ENACTMENT NO. 4 OF 2002
SHARIAH CRIMINAL OFFENCE (HUDUD AND QISAS)
TERENGGANU ENACTMENT 1423H/2002M

Date of Royal Assent :2 September 2002
Date of publication in the Gazette :25 September 2003
Date of coming into operation :27 October 2003 [Tr.P.U. 10/2003]
ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
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Preamble.

PART I - PRELIMINARY

Section 1. Short title and commencement.
Section 2. Interpretation.
Section 3. Types of offences.
Section 4. Hudud offences.

PART II - SYURB

Section 5. Syurb.
Section 6. Conditions for the imposition of the hudud punishment for syurb.

PART III - QAZAF

Section 7. Qazaf.
Section 8. Punishment for qazaf.
Section 9. An offence to be considered as qazaf.
Section 10. Al-li'an.
Section 11. Consequences of al-li'an.
PART IV - ZINA

Section 12. Zina.
Section 13. Punishment for zina.
Section 14. Liwat.
Section 15. Punishment for liwat.
Section 16. Proof for liwat.
Section 17. When the hudud punishment for zina cannot be carried out.
Section 18. Incest.

PART V - SARIQAH

Section 19. Sariqah.
Section 20. Punishment for sariqah.
Section 21. When the hudud punishment for Sariqah shall not apply.

PART VI - HIRABAH

Section 22. Hirabah.
Section 23. Punishment for Hirabah.
Section 24. When hudud punishment shall or shall not be imposed on Hirabah offences.

PART VII - IRTIDAD OR RIDDAH

Section 25. Irtidad or riddah.
Section 26. Punishment for Irtidad or riddah offences.

PART VIII - QISAS

Section 27. Qisas.
Section 28. Types of homicide.
Section 29. Qatlul-al-'amd.
Section 30. Punishment for qatlul-al-'amd.
Section 31. Pardon.
Section 32. Alternative punishment to qisas.
Section 33. Qatlul-syibhu-al-'amd.
Section 34. Punishment for qatlul-syibhu-al-'amd.
Section 35. Qatlul-al-khata’.
Section 36. Punishment for qatlul-al-khata’.
Section 37. Causing bodily injury.
Section 38. Punishment causing bodily injury.
Section 39. Types- of injuries.
Section 40. When qisas punishment shall not be imposed.
Section 41. Consequences where punishment is not imposed.

PART IX - EVIDENCE
Section 42. How to prove an offence.
Section 43. Number of witnesses.
Section 44. Qualification to be a witness.
Section 45. Quality of testimony.
Section 46. Withdrawal of testimony.
Section 47. Iqrar.
Section 48. Retraction of iqrar.
Section 49. Qarinah.
Section 50. Takzir as an alternative punishment to hudud where the evidence does not fulfill the conditions required to prove a hudud offence.

PART X - HOW PUNISHMENT IS CARRIED OUT

Section 51. Hudud punishment not to be varied.
Section 52. Confirmation of sentences before execution.
Section 53. Medical examination before execution of punishment.
Section 54. How to carry out several punishments.
Section 55. Manner of amputation of hand and foot.
Section 56. Manner in which the punishment of whipping is carried out.
Section 57. Postponement of rejam on a pregnant woman and on mother suckling her child.
Section 58. Punishment of whipping on a pregnant woman.

PART XI - GENERAL PROVISION

Section 59. Applicability of this Enactment.
Section 60. Abetment.
Section 61. Common intention.
Section 62. Sariqah by several offenders.
Section 63. Attempt to commit an offence.
Section 64. Proceeding under Penal Code not to be taken.
Section 65. Hukum Syarak to govern interpretation.
Section 65A. General power to make rules and regulations.
Section 66. The Special Syariah Trial Court.
Section 67. Special Syariah Court of Appeal.

SCHEDULE I.
SCHEDULE II.
SCHEDULE III.
SCHEDULE IV.
SCHEDULE V.

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