This Act may be cited as the Civil Law Act 1956.
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In this Act unless the context otherwise requires-
"Court" means any court in Malaysia of competent jurisdiction, and includes any Judge thereof whether sitting in court or in chambers;
"executor" means the executor or administrator of a deceased person, and includes, as regards any obligation, any person who takes possession of or intermeddles with the property of a deceased person;
"written law" in relation to any part of Malaysia means written law as defined in the law relating to interpretation in that part of Malaysia.
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