ISBN Publisher. International Law Book Services (ILBS). Year of Publication. Yearly print / cover colour might change. This Act may be cited as the Bills of Exchange Act Interpretation. 2. In this Act, unless the context otherwise requires– “acceptance” means an acceptance. 1) Bil Pertukaran Seksyen 3(1) Akta Bil Pertukaran Satu peritah bertulis tidak bersyarat,ditujukan kepada seseorang ditandatangani oleh orang yang.

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Presentment of cheque for payment Crossing by drawer or after issue Laws of Malaysia ACT 5 Where any person is under obligation to indorse a bill in a representative capacity, he may indorse the bill in such terms as to negative personal liability.


Special Provisions Relating to Endorsement, Etc. General and special crossings defined When a bill payable to order on demand is drawn on a banker, and the banker on whom it is drawn pays the bills in good faith and in the ordinary course of business, it is not incumbent on the banker to show that the indorsement of the payee or any subsequent indorsement was made perrukaran or under the authority of the person whose indorsement it purports to be, and the banker is deemed to have paid the bill in due course, although such indorsement has been forged or made without authority.

Time for presenting bill payable after sight The provisions of this Act relating to crossed cheques shall, so far as applicable, have effect in relation to instruments other than cheques to which section 85 ppertukaran as they have effect in relation to cheques.

Presentment of bjl for payment If it be not so protested, the drawer and indorsers are discharged. Joint and several notes Bills of Exchange 47 2 Where a cheque bears across its face an addition of the name of a banker, either with or without the words “not negotiable”, that addition constitutes a crossing, and the cheque is crossed specially and to that banker.


Rights of bankers collecting cheques not indorsed by holders Computation of time Measure of damages against parties to dishonoured bill Provided that nothing in this section shall enable a corporation to make itself liable as drawer; acceptor, or indorser of a bill unless it is competent to it so to do under the law for the time being in force relating to corporations. Such person is called the referee in case of need.


Provided that if any such instrument after completion is negotiated to a holder in due course it shall be valid and effectual for all purposes in his hands, and he may enforce it as if it had been filled up within a reasonable time and strictly in accordance with the authority given.

Signature essential to liability Ante-dating and post-dating Provided that– a where a person signs a bill in a trade or assumed name, he is liable thereon as if he had signed it in his own name; Bills of Exchange 19 b the signature of the name of a firm is equivalent to the signature by the person so signing of the names of all persons liable as partners in that firm.

Optional stipulations by drawer or indorser Case of need Revocation of banker’s authority Presumption 11949 value and good faith Negotiation of Bills A crossing authorized by this Act is a material part of the cheque; it shall not be lawful for any person to obliterate or, except as authorized by this Act, to add to or alter the crossing.

Rights of the holder General Duties of the Holder It may also contain terms making it restrictive. Provided that where an acceptance is written on a bill, and the drawee gives notice pertukarah or according to the directions of the person entitled to the bill that he has accepted it, the acceptance then becomes complete and irrevocable.

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A bill may also be made payable to the holder of an office for the time being. Rules as to notice of dishonour Presentment of cheque through document image processing system Delivery Capacity and Authority of Parties Value and holder for value Capacity and Authority of Parties Capacity of parties Person signing as agent or in representative capacity The Consideration for a Bill Promissory note defined Excuses for delay or non-presentment for payment Acceptor the holder at maturity hil When the acceptor of a bill is or becomes the holder of it at or after its maturity, in his own right, the bill is discharged.

Liability of drawer or indorser Provided that– i when the last day of grace falls on a Sunday, public holiday or bank holiday; Bills of Exchange 15 ii when the last day of grace of a bill drawn payable in a foreign currency falls on a Saturday, Sunday, public holiday or bank holiday, the bill shall be due and payable on the next succeeding business day; b where a bill is payable at a fixed period after date, after sight, or after the happening of a specified pertukagan, the time of payment is determined by excluding the day from which the time is to begin to run and by including the day of payment; c where a bill is payable at a fixed period after sight, the time begins to run from the date of the acceptance if the bill be accepted, and from the date of noting or protest if the bill be noted or protested pegtukaran non-acceptance, or for non-delivery; d the term “month” in a bill means calendar month.


Where a bill purports to be indorsed conditionally, the condition may be disregarded by the payer, and payment to the indorsee is valid 194 the condition has been fulfilled or not.

Transferor by delivery and transferee For the purposes of this Act, where a bill or note is required to be protested within a specified time or before some further proceeding is taken, it is sufficient that the bill has been noted for protest before the expiration of the specified time or the taking of the proceeding; and the formal protest may be extended at any time thereafter as of the date of the noting.

Akta Bil Pertukaran 1949 (Disemak – 1978)

Where a bill does not appear, on the face of it, to be a foreign bill, protest thereof in case of dishonour is pertularan. What is an unreasonable length of time for this purpose is a question of fact.

The renunciation must be in writing, unless the bill is delivered up to the acceptor.

This Act may be cited as the Bills of Exchange Act Holder’s right to duplicate of lost bill Laws of Malaysia ACT 2 As between immediate parties, and as regards a remote party other than a holder in due course, the delivery– a in order to be effectual must be made either by or under the authority of the party drawing, accepting or indorsing, as the case may be; b may be shown to have been conditional or for a special purpose only, and not for the purpose of transferring the property in the bill.

When presentment for acceptance is necessary