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Contents

Long Title

Part I Preliminary

Part II MAJLIS UGAMA ISLAM

Part III THE SYARIAH COURT

Part IV FINANCIAL PROVISIONS

Part V MOSQUES AND RELIGIOUS SCHOOLS

Part VA HALAL AND HAJ MATTERS

Part VI MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE

Part VII PROPERTY

Part VIII CONVERSIONS

Part IX OFFENCES

Part X MISCELLANEOUS

FIRST SCHEDULE Financial Provisions With Respect to Majlis

SECOND SCHEDULE Financial Provisions With Respect to Trust, Wakaf, Nazar and Mosque

THIRD SCHEDULE Contributions to Mosque Building and Mendaki Fund

Legislative History

Comparative Table

Comparative Table

 
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LEGISLATIVE HISTORY

Administration of Muslim Law Act
(CHAPTER 3)
This Legislative History is provided for the convenience of users of the Administration of Muslim Law Act. It is not part of this Act.
1.  
Act 27 of 1966—Administration of Muslim Law Act 19661
1  This Act re-enacted certain provisions of the Muslim Ordinance 1957.
Date of First Reading
:
13 December 1965
(Bill No. 61/65 published on 18 December 1965)
Date of Second Reading
:
30 December 1965
Date Committed to Select Committee
:
30 December 1965
Date of Presentation of Select Committee Report
:
31 May 1966 (Parl. 3 of 1966)
Date of Third Reading
:
17 August 1966
Date of commencement
:
1 July 1968 (except sections 81 and 82)
2.  
1970 Revised Edition (Cap. 42)—Administration of Muslim Law Act (Chapter 42)
Date of operation
:
1 March 1971
3.  
Act 34 of 1973—Statutes of the Republic of Singapore (Miscellaneous Amendments) (No. 3) Act 1973
(Consequential amendments made to Act by)
Date of First Reading
:
11 July 1973
(Bill No. 27/73 published on 14 July 1973)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
25 July 1973
Date of commencement
:
24 August 1973
4.  
Act 31 of 1975—Administration of Muslim Law (Amendment) Act 1975
Date of First Reading
:
29 July 1975
(Bill No. 31/75 published on 1 August 1975)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
19 August 1975
Date of commencement
:
1 October 1975
5.  
G. N. No. S 156/1977
Date of commencement
:
Date not available
6.  
Act 31 of 1984—Administration of Muslim Law (Amendment) Act 1984
Date of First Reading
:
24 July 1984
(Bill No. 26/84 published on 3 August 1984)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
24 August 1984
Date of commencement
:
1 October 1984
7.  
Date of operation
:
30 March 1987
8.  
Date of operation
:
30 March 1987
9.  
G. N. No. S 68/1990
Date of commencement
:
Date not available
10.  
Date of First Reading
:
11 June 1990
(Bill No. 13/90 published on 15 June 1990)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
18 July 1990
Date of commencement
:
1 October 1990
11.  
G. N. No. S 234/1991
Date of commencement
:
Date not available
12.  
G. N. No. S 457/1995
Date of commencement
:
Date not available
13.  
Date of First Reading
:
20 April 1998
(Bill No. 18/98 published on 21 April 1998)
Date of Second Reading
:
30 June 1998
Date Committed to Select Committee
:
30 June 1998
Date of Presentation of Select Committee Report
:
10 February 1999 (Parl. 1 of 1999)
Date of Third Reading
:
15 April 1999
Date of commencement
:
1 August 1999
14.  
Date of operation
:
1 August 1999
15.  
(Consequential amendments made to Act by)
Date of First Reading
:
21 September 2004
(Bill No. 43/2004 published on 22 September 2004)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
19 October 2004
Date of commencement
:
15 December 2004
16.  
Date of commencement
:
1 July 2005
17.  
Date of First Reading
:
15 August 2005
(Bill No. 22/2005 published on 16 August 2005)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
18 October 2005
Date of commencement
:
19 March 2007 (except sections 2, 3(a) and (c), 4, 8(a), 9 and 12
18.  
(Consequential amendments made to Act by)
Date of First Reading
:
17 October 2005
(Bill No. 30/2005 published on 18 October 2005)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
21 November 2005
Date of commencement
:
1 January 2006 (Item (1) of the First Schedule and item (1) of the Fourth Schedule — Amendment of Administration of Muslim Law Act)
19.  
Date of First Reading
:
15 September 2008
(Bill No. 24/2008 published on 16 September 2008)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
17 November 2008
Date of commencement
:
2 January 2009 (except sections 5 to 13, 17, 19 and 21 to 33)
20.  
Date of commencement
:
1 March 2009
21.  
(Consequential amendments made to Act by)
Date of First Reading
:
20 October 2008
(Bill No. 28/2008 published on 20 October 2008)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
19 January 2009
Date of commencement
:
1 September 2009 (section 8)
22.  
Date of operation
:
31 October 2009
23.  
Date of First Reading
:
26 April 2010
(Bill No. 11/2010 published on 26 April 2010)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
19 May 2010
Date of commencement
:
2 January 2011
24.  
Date of First Reading
:
15 August 2005
(Bill No. 22/2005 published on 16 August 2005)
Date of Second and Third Readings
:
18 October 2005
Date of commencement
:
7th August 2013 (Sections 2, 3(a) and (c), 4, 8(a), 9 and 12)