Statutes

Malaysian cyberlaw statutes include the following:

  • Communications and Multimedia Act 1998 [Act 588] (full text)
  • Communications and Multimedia Content Code (full text).
  • Computer Crimes Act 1997 [Act 563] (full text)
  • Copyright Act 1987 [Act 332] (full text)
  • Digital Signature Act 1997 (full text)
  • Electronic Commerce Act 2006 (full text)
  • Electronic Government Activities Act 2007 (full text)
  • Malaysia Cyber Security Strategy 2020-2024 (full text)
  • National Cyber Security Policy 2006 (details)
  • Personal Data Protection Act 2010 (full text)
  • Telemedicine Act 1997 (full text)

Other Commerce-related Malaysian Statutes & Codes:

Statutes and Laws for the Covid-19 Pandemic Measures in Malaysia

  • Emergency (Essential Powers) Ordinance 2021 [Ordinan Darurat (Kuasa-kuasa Perlu) 2021] (full text)
  • Employees’ Minimum Standards of Housing, Accommodations and Amenities (Vesting Powers) (No. 6) Order 2021 (full text)
  • Temporary Measures for Government Financing (Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)) Act 2020 [Act 830] (full text)
  • Temporary Measures for Reducing the Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) 2020 [Act 829] (English Version full text; Bahasa Version full text)
  • Temporary Measures For Reducing The Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (Amendment of Schedule) Order 2020 (full text)
  • Temporary Measures For Reducing The Impact of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) (Extension of Operation) Order 2020 (full text)

Indonesian cyberlaw statutes include:

  • Electronic Information and Transaction Law No. 11/2008 (Undang-undang No. 11/2008 ttg Informasi dan Transaksi ELektronik) (full text, or here and explanatory statement)
  • Freedom of Public Information Law No. 14/2008 (Undang-undang No. 14/2008 ttg Keterbukaan Informasi Publik) (full text)
  • Pornography Law No. 44/2008 (Undang-undang No. 44/2008 ttg Pornografi) (full text)
  • Ratification on UN Convention against Transnational Organised Crime Law No. 5/2009 (Undang-undang No. 5/2009 ttg Pengesahan United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime — Konvensi Perserikatan Bangsa-bangsa Menentang Tindak Pidana Transnasional yang Terorganisasi) (Download from this link)

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