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Act 39

Inheritance (Family Provision) Act 1971

An Act to amend the law relating to the disposition of estates of deceased persons and for other purposes connected therewith.

[Throughout Malaysia-1 January 1973, P.U.(B)509/1972]

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:

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