Married Women and Children Act of Malaysia (document, English)

Malaysia-Married-Women-and-Children-Act-1950-English.pdf

Married Women and Children Act of Malaysia (document, English)

Resource Type
Family Law
Author(s)
Language
English (US)

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Married Women and Children Act 263 of Malaysia of 1950

with amendments through 2006

Contents

1. Short title
2. Interpretation
3. Court may make order for maintenance of wife and children
4. Levy of amount
5. Wife living separate from husband
6. Rescission and variation of order
7. Application of Act to orders made under previous Enactments
8. Power of court to refuse order when High Court proceeding more
convenient
9. Jurisdiction of High Court
10. Procedure
11. Enforceable by any court
12. Repeal and saving
13. Exempt cases between persons professing the religion of Islam

 

Source: Attorney General's Chambers of Malaysia (PDF Source)