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Defining 'housing developer' and 'housing development' under Malaysian housing law

Md. Dahlan, Nuarrual Hilal and Kamaruddin, Abdul Rani (2010) Defining 'housing developer' and 'housing development' under Malaysian housing law. Universiti Utara Malaysia Press, Sintok, Kedah. ISBN 9789675311420

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The words ‘housing developer’ and ‘housing development’ have been defined in section 3 of the Housing Development (Control and Licensing) Act 1966 (‘the Act’). These statutory definitions have severally been discussed and examined by the courts in several cease law and it has been contended that the meanings of the definitions are too loose, enigmatic and vague. The certitude on the meaning of ‘housing developer’ and ‘housing development’ is a must for otherwise, it would be difficult for the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (MHLG) and as well as to the public to identify persons deemed to be ‘housing developers’ or carrying out ‘housing development".

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: 1590/30
Uncontrolled Keywords: Housing developers-Law and legislation-Malaysia, Real estate developers-Law and legislation-Malaysia, Housing-Law and legislation-Malaysia, Building laws-Malaysia
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
K Law > KPG Malaysia
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws
Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Legal Practice
Depositing User: Mrs. Wan Salwati Wan Salleh
Date Deposited: 04 Apr 2011 09:20
Last Modified: 11 Jan 2012 10:53
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/30

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