The original Constitution was first introduced as the Constitution of the Federation of Malaya on Merdeka Day (31 August 1957) and subsequently introduced as the Constitution of Malaysia on Malaysia Day (16 September 1963). Most of the studies, however, have not been able to consult the primary constitutional documents. Federal Constitution of Malaysia Introduction The Federal Constitution of Malaya, which came into compel in 1957, is the preeminent law of Malaya. The first edition of this classic work by the late Tun Suffian was published 35 years ago, whilst its second edition followed soon in 1976. Last amendment included here is the Federal Constitution (Amendment) Act 1995 which entered into force on 20 July 1995. It is made up of 13 states and two federal territories, which are divided into two distinct parts of Peninsular Malaysia and East Malaysia provinces of Sabah and Sarawak in North Borneo. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. This provision in Article 3(1), inserted in 1957 when the independence constitution was framed, has drawn considerable scholarly attention in recent years. [Mohamed Suffian, Tan Sri; Sofiah Jewa, Tunku. What people are saying - Write a review. This is an unofficial consolidation. By then, the author was already holding the highest judicial post in the country, the office of Lord President. From inside the book . Between 1973 and 1985, the Constitution was amended 11 more times, including numerous modifications to the capitation grants to the states, the creation of the federal territory of Labuan, further tightening up of election laws which gave the government even more discretionary powers, and the introduction of the ringgit as the national currency. Malaysia is a constitutional monarchy and parliamentary democracy of federal and state level. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. ; Salleh Buang. 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