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LAWS OF MALAYSIA
Local Government Act 1976
An Act to revise and consolidate the laws relating to local government.
WHEREAS it is expedient for the purpose only of ensuring uniformity of law and policy to make a law with respect to local government:
NOW, THEREFORE, pursuant to the provisions of Clause (4) of Article 76 of the Constitution 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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