Tutorial_1_-_MLS-May_2015.ppt

Explain these checks the minister responsible for the

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prevent abuse of power. Explain these checks. The minister responsible for the delegated legislation can be questioned in the Parliament. The parent Act can lay down restrictions such as procedures to be allowed or laying of the draft delegated legislation in the Parliament. The delegated legislation passed must not contravene the State Constitution or Federal Constitution. The delegated legislation must not contravene the parent Act. This act is the law passed by the Parliament giving the power to make delegated legislation.
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Question 3 Written law is more important source of law in Malaysia. Do you agree? Justify your response by first explaining what is written law then describing the other sources of written law in Malaysia. Written law is a more important source of law in Malaysia Written law consists of those laws which have been consolidated and codified. These laws are arranged and organised property e.g. Contracts Act 1950 and the Federal Constitution. It is most important source of law because it consists of those laws which are made by Parliament which is the highest law making body in Malaysia. The Federal Constitution is part of written law which according to Article 4(1) Federal Constitution is the supreme law of the country Written law consists of: Constitution Legislation Subsidiary Legislation
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QUESTION 4 Explain ANY THREE (3) sources of the Malaysian Legal system (15 marks)
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