ENACTMENT 3
ISLAMIC FAMILY LAW (STATE OF PENANG)
ENACTMENT 2004

PART II - MARRIAGE
Preliminaries to a Marriage



Section 20. Place of marriage.


(1) No marriage shall be solemnized except in the kariah masjid in which the woman is resident, but the Registrar or Syarie Judge giving permission to marry under section 17 or 18 may give permission for the marriage to be solemnized elsewhere, whether in the State of Penang or in any other State.

(2) A permission under subsection (1) may be expressed in the permission to marry given under section 17 or 18.

(3) Notwithstanding subsection (1), a marriage may be solemnized in a kariah masjid other than that where the woman is resident if—

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