Updated Enactment




NEGERI PERLIS

ENACTMENT NO. 4 OF 1993
CRIMINAL OFFENCES IN THE SYARAK ENACTMENT 1991
Incorporating latest amendment - Enactment A11 of 2007


Date of Royal Assent
:
29 December 1992
Date of publication in the Gazette
:
18 Februari 1993
Date of coming into operation
:
8 November 2006 [Ps. P.U. 4/07]
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ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS
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Preamble.

PART I - PRELIMINARY

Section 1. Short title and commencement.
Section 2. Interpretation.
Section 3. Application.
Section 4. Saving of prerogative.

PART II - OFFENCES

Section 5. Indecent behaviour.
Section 6. Utterance of indecent words.
Section 7. Pondan.
Section 8. Instigating married woman or man to divorce or to neglect duties and responsibilities.
Section 9. Khalwat.
Section 10. Incest.
Section 11. Muqaddimah zina.
Section 12. Abetment of the offence of Muqaddimah zina.
Section 13. Liwat.
Section 14. Musahaqah.
Section 15. Pregnancy outside marriage.
Section 16. Enticing other person’s wife and preventing married couple and from cohabiting.
Section 17. Prostituting wife or child.
Section 18. Prostituting.
Section 19. Enticing a woman.
Section 20. Selling or giving away child.
Section 21. Becoming a pimp.
Section 22. Encouraging maksiat.
Section 23. Takfir.
Section 24. Intoxicating liquor or drink
Section 25. Consuming and selling food in the month of Ramadan.
Section 26. Presumption.
Section 27. Failure to attend Friday prayers.
Section 27A. [No. title]
Section 28. Disregarding order of the Ruler.
Section 29. Unlawful collection for charitable purposes.
Section 30. Improper retention of funds.
Section 31. Neglect of statutory duty.
Section 32. Unlawful erection or dedication of mosques.
Section 33. Teaching of religion without permission.
Section 34. Expounding of doctrines and performing ceremonies contrary to the Hukum Syarak.
Section 35. Unlawful issue of fatwa.
Section 36. Printing of religious books contrary to Hukum Syarak.
Section 37. Contempt regarded as holy by Muslims.
Section 38. Contempt of the authority of the Ruler and other religious authorities.
Section 39. Contempt of Religion of Islam or Fatwa.
Section 40. Contempt of the law in force in Court.
Section 41. Section Deriding officers of Majlis.
Section 42. Failure to comply with order of Court.
Section 43. Meaning of “treat with contempt”.
Section 44. Breach of Secrecy.
Section 45. Order of the Ruler.
Section 46. Attempts and abetment.
Section 47. Protection of certain officers.

PART III - MISCELLANEOUS

Section 48. Giving false evidence.
Section 49. (No Title)
Section 50. Repeal.

LIST OF AMENDMENTS
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