A written constitution, the text which took effect on 9 august 1965 is derived from the constitution of the state of singapore 1963, provisions of the federal constitution of malaysia made applicable to singapore by the republic of singapore independence act 1965 (no 9 of 1965, 1985 rev ed), and the republic of singapore independence act itself. The federal constitution of malaya, which came into force in 1957, is the supreme law of malaya the federation was initially called the federation of malaya (in malay, persekutuan tanah melayu) and it adopted its present name, malaysia, when the states of sabah, sarawak and singapore (now independent) became part of the federation the constitution establishes the federation as a. The malaysia act 1963 was introduced to accommodate structural changes to the country with the addition of sabah, sarawak, and singapore into the expanded and renamed federation of malaysia as can be expected, minor changes had to be made to more than a hundred articles in order to include the new states.
Constitution of malaysia, article 3: the state religion (1) islam is the religion of the federation but other religions may be practised in peace and harmony in any part of the federation. E constitution also gives provisions in the form of control and limitations e purpose of this provision is to ensure that the constitutional monarchy will always be respected and revered. Federal constitution federal constitution arrangement of articles pa r t i the states, religion and law of the federation article 1 name, states and territories of the federation.
This guide to law online malaysia contains a selection of malaysian legal, juridical, and governmental sources accessible through the internet links provide access to primary documents, legal commentary, and general government information about specific jurisdictions and topics. Federal constitution的中文意思：美国宪法。，点击查查权威在线词典详细解释federal constitution的中文翻译，federal constitution 的发音，音标，用法和例句等。 繁體版. The federal constitution of malaysia, which came into force in 1957, is the supreme law of malaysia  the federation was initially called the federation of malaya (in malay, persekutuan tanah melayu ) and it adopted its present name, malaysia, when the states of sabah, sarawak and singapore (now independent) joined the federation [ 2 .
Malaysia has 100,000 troops in its navy, army and air force, whose supreme commander is its king revisions to its constitution require a minimum two-thirds approval in both houses of parliament. Perlembagaan majlis gereja-gereja malaysia (constitution of the council of churches of malaysia) preamble: believing that christian everywhere are called by god the father through his son, our saviour, jesus christ, and the holy spirit, to redeem and redeeming community in the world, dedicated to the service of god and their fellowmen and humbly grateful to god for the growing sense of unity. The federation of malaysia is comprised of 13 states and 3 federal territories on the malay peninsula and on the northern part of the island of borneo the country is bordered by thailand and the south china sea on the north, and the straits of malacca and singapore on the south. Refer to the constitution of the federation of malaysia and the practice of parliamentary democracy in malaysia, discuss the allowances and the limits of the freedom under discussion references • • hasnah hussiin, mardiana nordin (ed), pengajian malaysia, fajar bakti sdn bhd , kuala lumpur, 2000. Malaysian constitution the federal constitution of malaysia pp_constitution of m'sia 3- high courts constitution of malaysia malaysian studies- presentation federal constitution of malaysia the malay ruler's loss of immunity law in malaysia and federal constitution federal constitution.
The provisions of part iv of the malaysia act (which contains temporary and transitional provisions in connection with the operation of that act) shall have effect as if embodied in this constitution, and shall have effect notwithstanding anything in this constitution as amended by that act and the provisions of this constitution, and in. The constitution of malaysia, comprising 181 articles, is the supreme law of malaysia it was drafted based on the advice of the reid commission , and came into force on 27 august 1957— excerpted from constitution of malaysia on wikipedia , the free encyclopedia. Published: mon, 5 dec 2016 the malaysia constitution is a measureable collective and guidelines to regulating the administration of a country the guideline for constitution is mainly on the basis for making laws, to rule the government in the country for fairly and efficiently.
For reference only constitution of the state of sabah 2 of 6 (4) a person who is a temporary member of the legislative council immediately before the commencement of this constitution shall vacate his seat in the council on its commencement. Malaysia's constitution was set at the independence of the federation of malaya in 1957 along the lines of the westminster model, embracing federalism and constitutional monarchy that it has endured is explained in terms of the social contract agreed between the leaders of the three main ethnic groups (malay, chinese, indian) before independence. The constitution of the federation of malaya is the foundation of the federal constitution of malaysia today it is drafted by reid commission that headed by lord william reid in order to formulate a constitution for the preparation of a fully self-governing and independent federation of malaya.
Malaysia executive summary the constitution protects freedom of religion however, portions of the constitution as well as other laws and policies placed some restrictions on religious freedom. Constitution of malaysia part iv - the federation chapter 4- federal legislature article number: 44 44 the legislative authority of the federation shall be vested in a parliament, which shall consist of the yang di-pertuan agong and two majlis (houses of parliament) to be known as the dewan rakyat (house of representatives. Federal constitution as at 1 november 2010 [part i the states, religion and law of the federation [article 1: name, states and territories of the federation  the present article without clause (4) was inserted by act 26/1963, section 4, in force from 16-09-1963 (ie when malaysia was established. Malaysia’s federal constitution came about when the country gained independence from the british in 1957 image from helenangwordpresscom lord william reid led the reid commission to make suitable recommendations for a federal constitution.
At the very least, arbitrary changes to the constitution are now improbable, given that the ruling regime has since 2008 lost its customary two-thirds control over parliament, and by virtue of that, also its ability to amend the constitution unilaterally. Constitution of malaysia part i - the states, religion and law of the federation article number: 1 1 (1) the federation shall be known, in malay and in english, by the name malaysia (2) the states of the federation shall be johore, kedah, kelantan, malacca, negeri sembilan, pahang, penang, perak, perlis, sabah, sarawak, selangor and trengganu. The official name is: perlembagaan persekutuan malaysia this is the title of the document in malay, and its only official name the malaysian constitution is silent about its name in other languages, but if i were to translate it, i'd say constitution of federal malaysia this brings up an interesting point should we include the official. Article 153 of the constitution of malaysia grants the yang di-pertuan agong (king of malaysia) responsibility for “safeguard[ing] the special position of the ‘malays’(see note) and natives of any of the states of sabah and sarawak and the legitimate interests of other communities” and goes on to specify ways to do this, such as.