Registration Of Births And Deaths (Special Provisions) Act 1975

Original Language Title: Registration of Births and Deaths (Special Provisions) Act 1975

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Act 152 BM laws of MALAYSIA Act 152 REPRINTING BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) Act 1975 Contains all amendments to 1 January 2006 PUBLISHED by the COMMISSIONER of law revision, UNDER the AUTHORITY of law REVISION ACT 1968 in COLLABORATION with PERCETAKAN NASIONAL MALAYSIA BHD 2006 laws of Malaysia ACT 1522 BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) 1975 date of Assent............ 10 February 1975 date of publication in the Gazette......... February 20, 1975 REPRINT BEFORE Reprinting the first............ 1997 Reprint the second............ 2001 registration of births and deaths (Special provisions) 3 laws of MALAYSIA Act 152 BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) 1975 ARRANGEMENT of SECTIONS section 1. Short title 2. Interpretation 3. Registrar of 4. Registration of births and deaths of people on pilgrimage 5. Qualified person to provide information 6. The Registrar shall record the details of 7. Submission of records to the Registrar of the big 8. Registered in the register 9. Production certificate 10. Postings as evidence of a birth or death 11. Delegation of 12. There is nothing in this Act shall be deemed to exclude the requirements under any other law 13. Rules of the laws of Malaysia ACT 1524 births and Deaths Registration (Special provisions) 5 laws of MALAYSIA Act 152 BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) 1975 an act to provide for the registration of births and deaths among Malaysians that occur while on pilgrimage to the Hedjaz.
[1 September 1974]
BE IT enacted by the Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong with the advice and consent of the Dewan Negara and Dewan Rakyat in Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows: short title 1. This Act may be cited as the registration of births and deaths Act (Special provisions) Act 1975.
Interpretation 2. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires — "book report" means the report referred to in section 6;
"register" means a register save under section 8;
"Minister" means the Minister responsible for the registration of births and deaths;
"Registrar" means a Registrar appointed under section 3;
"Large Registrar" means the Registrar of Births and deaths of the great appointed under the births and Deaths Registration Act 1957 [Act 299]; and the laws of Malaysia ACT 1526 "certificate" means a certificate issued under section 9.
Registrar 3. (1) for the purpose of carrying out the purposes of this Act, the Registrar can appoint such number of persons as he may deem necessary, whether a public officer or not, become a Registrar.
(2) all Registrar appointed under this Act shall be deemed to be public servants within the meaning of the Penal Code [Act 574].
Registration of births and deaths of people on pilgrimage 4. (1) information relating to the birth or death of a person who is a citizen of Malaysia while on pilgrimage can be given — (a) to the Registrar, within forty days from the occurrence of the birth or death; or (b) to the Registrar great, within six months from the occurrence of the birth or death.
(2) for the purposes of subsection (1), a person is deemed to be on pilgrimage from the time he left Malaysia in its proceedings to the Hedjaz until the time he returned to Malaysia.
Qualified person to provide information 5. (1) the following person qualified to provide information in respect of a birth, namely: (a) the father of the child;
(b) the mother of the child;
(c) residents of the home in which the child was born with the residents in the know;
(d) any person who is present at the time of the birth;
(e) any person responsible for the care of the child; and registration of births and deaths (Special provisions) 7 (f) any other person who knows yourself about the birth.
(2) the following person qualified to provide information in respect of an death, namely: (a) any person present at the time of the death;
(b) the residents of the House occupants or someone if he is aware of the death;
(c) any person who is responsible for keeping the corpse;
(d) the person caused the corpse disposed of; and (e) any other person who knows yourself about the death.
The Registrar shall record the details of 6. (1) a Registrar shall record such particulars as may be prescribed in a book report in accordance with the prescribed form of a birth or death, conferred upon him by a person qualified to do so.
(2) a Registrar may, before registering a birth or death, put questions to the notification the information to his satisfaction about the occurrence of the birth or death, that the notification information is qualified to provide such information and that the birth is the birth or death of someone's Malaysians.
Submission of records to the Registrar of the big 7. Every Registrar shall at any time and in such manner as specified by the Registrar, submit all records of Large complete made in the report will be kept by him to the Registrar of the great.
Registered in the register 8. (1) subject to subsection (2) and (3), the Registrar shall register the big details contained in the report in a register.
Laws of Malaysia ACT 1528 (2) the Registrar may, before making a Big entry in the register made enquiries to his satisfaction that the details contained in the report is true and accurate and he couldn't register such particulars which he was unhappy true or accurate.
(3) the Registrar can make amendments to any of the facts which, after investigation, he may deem necessary.
Issuance of certificate 9. (1) the Registrar may, on the application of Large in the prescribed form and on payment of the prescribed fee, issue to the applicant a certificate in the prescribed form containing the particulars recorded in the register.
(2) the Registrar may, before the big issue a certificate under subsection (1), make an investigation to determine that the certificate will be used only for the purposes of the legal law.
(3) every such certificate shall be certified under the hand of the Registrar or a person authorized by him in writing.
Postings as evidence of a birth or death 10. An entry in the register and a certificate purporting to be issued under section 9 and purporting to be made under the hand of the Registrar or a person authorized by him shall be accepted without further evidence or other evidence as evidence of the facts and particulars relating to the birth or death of the set so that there are in the register and which is recorded in the register.
Delegation 11. Large Registrar may in writing delegate any or all of the powers conferred upon him and any or all obligations dipertanggung thereon by this Act to any officer appointed under the births and Deaths Registration Act 1957 [Act 299].
Registration of births and deaths (Special provisions) 9 there are nothing in this Act shall be deemed to exclude the requirements under any other laws 12. There is nothing in this Act shall be deemed to exclude someone from the requirements of any other laws regulating the registration of births and deaths.
Rules 13. (1) the Minister may make rules to carry out or enforce the provisions of this Act.
(2) Notwithstanding and without prejudice to the generality of subsection (1), the Minister may make rules with respect to any or all of the following: (a) form and content of registers, certificates, forms and other required documents and information to be supplied to carry out the purposes of this Act;
(b) the fee shall be imposed under this Act;
(c) care about express, forms, certification and other documents relating to registration; and (d) the issuance of a certificate.
Laws of Malaysia ACT 15210 laws of MALAYSIA Act 152 BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) 1975 LIST AMENDMENT law short title of the Act into force amend the Penal Code Act A327 31-03-1976 (Amendment and Extension) Act 1976 Act A626 Act birth registration 13-09-1985 and Death (Special provisions) (Amendment) Act 1985 registration of births and deaths (Special provisions) 11 laws of MALAYSIA Act 152 BIRTHS and DEATHS REGISTRATION ACT (SPECIAL provisions) 1975 LIST of SECTION AMENDED Section Power amend with effect from 3 of the Act 31-03-A327 1976 4 A626 Act 13-09-1985