ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW (STATE OF PENANG)
PART VII - GUARDIANSHIP
Guardianship of Person and Property
Section 103. Guardian of orphans.
Where the father and the grandfather of a minor have died without appointing a testamentary guardian, any penghulu, police officer not below the rank of Sergeant, any person having the custody of the minor, or any person with the powers of a Protector under the Child Protection Act 2001 [Act 611], may cause the minor to be taken before the Court and the Court may appoint a guardian of the minor’s person and property or either of them.
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