05 October 2009

NINTH SCHEDULE, FEDERAL CONSTITUTION OF MALAYSIA

Distribution of power is enumerated in three main lists:

FEDERAL LIST;
List 1:

1) External affairs
2) Internal security
3) Civil and criminal law
4) Federal citizenship
5) Education
6) Medicine and health
7) Censorship


STATE LIST;
List 2:

1) Islamic law
2) State holidays
3) Land*
4) Agriculture and forestry*
5) Local government*

Note: *subject to federal list


CONCURRENT LIST;
List 3:

1) Social welfare
2) Scholarships
3) Protection of wild animals and birds
4) Prevention of cruelty to animals
5) Culture and sport

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